2007 - Present
As a Partner and Senior Director of Design at Dynamit, a digital agency founded in Columbus, Ohio, which at one time grew 300%, Phil understands growth, strategic planning and operational management. He has been with the company for more than a decade, joining the team as employee number five, and appreciates commitment, understands how to weather the storm, and has helped the company achieve sustained growth.
Trained in graphic design with experience in product development, Phil's passion is design in both the digital and physical space.
Some of his role as Partner is to oversee Human Resources and culture initiatives for the 75+ person team. He also has the opportunity to have direct leadership over Design, UX (User Experience) and development groups at Dynamit. Phil understands what it takes to put the right team together and empower them to perform at the highest levels.
During his tenure at Dynamit he has been exposed to numerous clients and industries. Businesses such as Hilton Worldwide, Facebook, Victoria's Secret, Tire Discounters, BJ's Brewhouse, LaQuinta Hotels, Donatos, Tween Brands, White Castle, Joe Fresh, Whataburger, and Panda Express just to name a few. He has had the opportunity to help these brands better their businesses through digital solutions crafted at Dynamit, and his work been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post and honored in the Webby Awards, W3 Awards, The Horizon Awards and Ohio Interactive Awards.
Phil has also had the opportunity to partner with and help numerous venture backed startups in product development, branding and identity, and strategic business planning.