Paul Godfrey, currently Chief Executive Officer of Postmedia
– the nationwide chain of newspapers - is whom one might call a Renaissance Man, having held careers in the newspaper business, professional sports management, and politics.
During his former career as Toronto’s Metro Chairman, he helped to lobby for a Major League Baseball team to come to Toronto. It was a dream come true when the Blue Jays played and won their first home game on a snowy day, April 7, 1977, at Exhibition Stadium.
He owns a miniature scale model of Toronto’s SkyDome (now known as the
Rogers Center), with a retractable dome, that he comes by honestly. In 1984, he joined...