Paul Salo – Bio
Paul Salo is an American entrepreneur who backpacked to Asia in 1989 with $500, a college diploma, a credit card, few known skills but never looked back. Since then, he has learned fluent Chinese and Japanese, founded several companies ranging from executive recruiting, to real estate to his current passion for e-learning and coaching all while having a fantastic life.
Paul has been featured in HGTV’s Living Abroad, Shanghai, Yomiuri Newspaper (worlds #1 circulation), China Business Network CBN, China Daily, Fox News Radio, Marketplace etc. He has helped Dreamworks Animation, The Ritz Carlton and Dell Computer executive teams relocate to China. He’s also recruited key executives for Microsoft, EMC, Parametric and Costco.
He is very active on Chinese social media and is not an “expert” per se but utilizes it’s power to make friends, clients and keep current with social, economic, technological and political trends in and relating to the People’s Republic of China. Follow his China business and personal adventures at http://weibo.com/paulsalo
In the wild, you will either find him brainstorming madly about business, technology or the future of the human race in Chinese, Japanese or English or taking his nightly 4 hour walks listening to audio books.
Making Money Abroad teaches young people how to overcome barriers, follow their dream and succeed overseas China Cash Buyers is an A-Z info product and private coaching service helping real estate agents find and close deals with Chinese investors.
Salo Homes is a residential real estate and corporate relocation firm in downtown Shanghai.