Paul Szoldra | Artist Council

Paul Szoldra is a writer, entrepreneur, and speaker.

He is the founder and editor-in-chief of Duffel Blog, an online military satire publication that now boasts more than one million unique readers each month, with content produced by a talented pool of 100+ contributing writers from every branch of service. Besides its beloved status within the military community, Duffel Blog has received high praise from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, former Pentagon spokesman George Little, The Onion's founding editor Scott Dikkers, and many others.

Since leaving the Marine Corps as a sergeant in 2010, he has made writing his full-time career, juggling his role as editor-in-chief of Duffel Blog with more serious journalistic writing pursuits, to include stints at Business Insider and We Are The Mighty.

He lives in San Clemente, California.