In 2006, Paul Churchill moved to Granada Spain where he purchased a bar. In the following three years he became a dependent on alcohol, blacking out close to 7 nights per week. In 2009, Paul walked away from the bar hoping a geographical cure would curtail the drinking, but continued to drink for another 5 years. In February, 2015 Paul launched the Recovery Elevator podcast as an accountability tool to stay sober. Today, it’s been over 5 years since Paul had his last drink of Alcohol and the podcast has surpassed 5 million downloads. The Recovery Elevator podcast is in the 97th percentile out of all podcasts on iTunes, has been downloaded in all 50 states and over 145 countries. The Recovery Elevator podcast has evolved into a private membership community with over 1,000 members from all over the world. Paul has spoken to thousands of students about alcohol awareness across the country. Along with putting on alcohol-free wellness retreats and seminars across the country, he hosts sober travel itineraries across the globe. Paul is the author of the best selling book Alcohol is SH!T, has delivered two Tedx talks, was a featured speaker at My Brave in Los Angeles and plans to continue eradicating the stigma surrounding alcohol and addiction.
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