Paul Margolis brings more than 25 years of entrepreneurial and investor experience to Longworth. In 1980, Paul co-founded enterprise resource planning (ERP) software leader Marcam Corporation, which grew under his 15-year leadership to over $200 million in revenues and more than 1,200 employees. As CEO, he led Marcam’s successful IPO in 1990. As Chairman, he led the spinout of Marcam Solutions and Mapics, Inc. into two public companies in 1997, achieving a market capitalization of more than $380 million. Paul helped found the Open Applications Group, an enterprise software industry association, and was its first Chairman.
In recognition of his pioneering work in the software industry, he received Inc. Magazine’s “Entrepreneur of the Year” award in 1992. Leveraging his two-plus decades of technology industry knowledge, Paul represents Longworth on the boards of Marathon Technologies, MCA Solutions, Rivermine Software and Sermo. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay. He earned his MBA from Harvard Business School and his BA from Brown University.