El Prez of Awesome. Born and raised in Southern Colorado, Phil has traveled and explored nearly every part of this beautiful state and has visited all of the lower 48 states. Fortunate that the mountains have always been an important part of his life. Enjoyment, adventure and the challenge of the outdoors has been a significant influence in the person Phil is today, and he endeavors to enjoy as many activities as possible in the Colorado backcountry, from skiing(snowboarding), mountain biking, hiking, backpacking, fishing, snowshoeing,…he needs to focus on a couple… eh… the more the better!
Phil has a full-time career in Wood/Sport Flooring industry for an amazing company, but Phil greatly enjoys his role with Mountain Side Gear & Rental and working to get more people outdoors. Phil is passionate about fostering a company that encourages people to adventure hard, while having a focus to preserve natural areas to keep them beautiful for future generations. So, if he is is ever around the shop, we know he looks forward to any opportunity to meet and to help like-minded individuals who enjoy getting outdoors for adventure. After all, Mountain Side Gear & Rental is the “Official Outfitter of Great Times” and Phil is committed to ensure all customer experiences will be a positive one and the memories will last a lifetime.