He served his country as a Naval Officer, socialized at the White House, and has been called a “world class” photographer. He was a Golden Gloves boxing champion, a collegiate wrestler and golfer, and has coached soccer, basketball, and Little League baseball. In his spare time he was a volunteer fireman.
Phil is an energizing speaker and author who, through his own experiences, shares with his audiences how to discover the possibilities before them and the potential within them. He is skilled in the area of self-survival and exploring possibilities in the face of adversity. Held up at gunpoint at a young age and serving his country as a Naval Officer, was his training ground for what lay ahead in his corporate career. It gave him the gift of perspective. He’s been hired, fired, acquired, merged, purged, downsized, rightsized… but never capsized. As a result, he has some unexpected answers to many of life’s challenges. He shares techniques on putting risk in perspective, getting comfortable with the discomfort of change, and discovering the possibilities before you and the potential within you.. His book, Kiss Yourself Hello! A Journey from a Life of Business to the Business of Life, creates an environment that gives individuals an opportunity to evaluate where they are in their personal and professional lives. His message encourages individuals to take necessary action. ™
Phil is a former member of the National Speakers Association, the National Speakers Association of Georgia. He served as a business consultant and fundraiser for the Atlanta Paralympic Organizing Committee. Phil lives in the greater Tampa area with his speaker/author wife, Bonnie.
Phil is available for Keynotes, Workshops and Business Consulting