Phil moved Portland to join our team in June 2011, developing our customer service department before taking on the role of Marketing Director. A native of Huntington, New York, Phil grew up sailing dinghies on Long Island Sound and the Great South Bay. He went on study business at Fordham University in New York City, where he was a member of the sailing team and co-captain for several semesters. Recognized for his contributions to the team on and off the water, Phil received the Joseph Sullivan Jr. Leadership Award at graduation and was recently inducted into the Fordham Sailing Hall of Fame. Phil has a passion for e-commerce and is responsible for all aspects of our website, advertising, branding, and general marketing activities . An avid cyclist, brewer, musician and general outdoor guy, he is also a member of the Columbia Land Trust Emerging Leaders Council, former Oregon Youth Sailing Foundation board member and treasurer, and member of the Portland based folk trio Wooden Sleepers.