Canadian Magazine Industry News
21 May 2009,     TORONTO
Paul Jones to host 2009 NMAs
On June 5, Paul Jones will face what may be the greatest challenge in his very accomplished and distinguished career: Hosting the 2009 National Magazine Awards gala. 

Paul Jones
Jones certainly has an impressive resume. He was an executive and publisher with Maclean Hunter and Rogers for 30 years; has served as director of the National Magazine Awards Foundation; was recognized by both the NMAF and the Advertising Club of Toronto for his lifetime industry achievements; founded the consultancy TK Advisors Inc.; wrote an award-winning column for Masthead; joined the board of Canada's National History Society; chaired the Toronto branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society; and earned accreditation as a professional genealogist.

Question is: Can he keep a room full of boisterous magaziners entertained and engaged through the long awards ceremony? Time will tell.
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