Paul Wilde (1955–2007) was the founder of Wilde Ones Event Services, which ran Brighton Pride for a number of years. He was heavily involved in supporting London and Birmingham Pride. He initially worked as an agent, managing artistes including Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary. In later years he was the owner of South Central club in Vauxhall and Vice President of the National Outdoor Events Association. He was a founding member of the Gay Business Association.