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Phil brings more than 20 years of executive and managerial experience to his roles as CEO and co-founder of MD Energy Advisors. He is responsible for overall strategic direction and revenue growth, and acts as chief communicator for the energy solutions company.
In 2010, Phil also co-founded PointClickSwitch, a proprietary online platform powered by MD Energy Advisors that helps residential customers in deregulated energy markets save on utility costs though comparison shopping. He is deeply passionate about entrepreneurship and mentors many on how to pursue starting a business.
Prior to starting MD Energy Advisors and PointClickSwitch, Phil was director of real estate development at the Baltimore Development Corporation (BDC) where he was responsible for projects totaling more than $3 billion for the City of Baltimore. Before joining BDC, Phil was a member of the management team at MBNA America (now Bank of America) with roles in marketing, sales, finance and risk mitigation.
He has been named one of The Daily Record’s 2018 Most Admired CEO winners and one of the Baltimore Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 (2013). In 2018, Phil was selected to participate in The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) African American Emerging Leader delegation to Israel.
Deeply committed to service, Phil serves on numerous boards including American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) Baltimore Chapter, Clean Air Partners and Urban Teachers. The Cleveland native holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Morgan State University.