The Disruption Lab
Phil is the founding Principal of The Disruption Lab, a growth and innovation lab for corporations based in Nashville. The Disruption Lab supports executives in learning about and applying the lessons of disruptive innovation as they address the challenges of growth and continual transformation. Phil’s experience includes co-founding multiple companies, serving as a principal in an early-stage investment firm, and working in and consulting with large corporations. He co-founded and served as CEO of E|SPACES, an industry-disruptive work and meeting space, and co-founded LifeFilez with members of The Disruption Lab. The consulting firm Phil founded and led for over a decade, Executive Learning, Inc., was one of the country’s leading change agents focused on continual improvement, particularly in healthcare. Early in his career, Phil worked at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He holds degrees from Lipscomb University and Auburn University and a doctorate from The Ohio State University.