Phillip is a dedicated and hands-on problem solver with years of campaign experience, deep policy knowledge and a keen sense of web design.
With more than 15 years experience in new media, social media, online communication, branding, and creative direction, Phillip has been at the helm of some of the most important and influential policy, political and cause campaigns on the web. He has a knack for empowering supporters online and connecting diverse and highly targeted constituents to candidates, causes and controversial issues.
Before founding Swell, Phillip was Managing Director at Blue State Digital (West) where he led development, strategy and execution for clients such as Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation, Google’s SOPA campaign, Surfrider Foundation, US Soccer, YMCA, Anschutz Entertainment Group and Major League Soccer.
Phillip is an advisor to Invisible Children, Art Center College of Design, 1,000 Days and the Making Caring Common Project at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.