Phil’s background includes nearly 20 years in the software industry. He managed operations at Instantiations, a software tool and consulting company, from 1997 to 2001. He subsequently worked for five years as an independent small business consultant. Phil has been with Agile Alliance since 2006 and assumed the role of managing director in 2008. During his tenure, the organization has grown exponentially and now has more than 70,000 members and subscribers worldwide.