Phil grew up in Denver Colorado and now resides in California after graduating from Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University. He has worked in the broadcast industry for 8 years focusing the last 5 years on esports.
Previously Phil worked for Next Generation Esports (NGE), and then Esports Engine as the Head of In-Game Production. He has focused on the in-game storytelling of esports and the utilization of spectator tools within the games. His goal has always been to deliver the most game authentic, format-relevant, and emotionally impactful story to the audience and community. Some of his credits include game directing the Fortnite World Cup, TwitchCon 2018-2019, PUBG PGI 2018, and Teamfight Tactics World Championship 2018-2020.