As the founder and creator of HeroWork, Paul Latour has used his Community Leadership practices to inspire people and companies to come together and complete Radical Renovation events valued at close to 2 million dollars.
HeroWork’s most recent event—a $630K Radical Renovation for the Rainbow Kitchen inside the Esquimalt United Church—was held over three successive weekends in Oct 2016. Two radical renovation projects are scheduled for 2017.
HeroWork has partnered with over 200 companies, engaged as many as 65 team members for a single project, and mobilized over 1000 volunteers.
A motivational leader and speaker, Paul has directed and produced three TV specials, showcasing the power of community. He has been featured on Global’s national newscast series called “Everyday Hero.” He has also been on the front page of the Times Colonist and the Victoria News, as well as feature in the Glob & Mail. He’s been headline news on CHEK, Global, and CTV. He has been honoured with Citizen of the Year Award by Halo Business Networking, and the Paul Harris Award by Rotary, Community Leadership Award, by Leadership Victoria, and others.