Paul Newtson

Director Grants

  • Leads Bluejay Advisors’ federal and state grant application management work
  • Founder of Mainline Consulting, LLC, providing consulting and advisory services to railroads, rail customers, and logistics entities
  • Twenty years of management experience with Class I railroad CSX
  • Tenure at CSX included management positions in Intermodal, Network Rationalization, Crew Management, and Car Management
  • Managed a fleet of 8,000 railcars utilized by numerous Fortune 500 companies, totaling more than $400 million in company assets
  • Performed detailed strategic, operating, and financial analysis on CSX rail line segments under review for possible sale to a short line railroad or as a candidate for abandonment
  • Education: BA – Telecommunication, University of Florida; MBA, Jacksonville University