Philip is Founder and CEO of Penrose Hill, a vertically integrated winery that runs wine clubs for third party clients. Current clients include Time Inc. and its network of 27 US based magazines. Prior to Penrose, Philip has sold hundreds of millions of dollars of wine, through Lot18, a company he founded in 2010, and has created hundreds of wines, through his involvement with CustomVine, for companies as diverse as Disney, where he created their first private label wine, to the Landry's Restaurant Group, which has over 600 restaurants across 15 concepts, and carries multiple wines created by Philip. Philip was named a Finalist in the 2012 Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards and to Business Insider’s 2011 “Silicon Alley 100” list of the most important figures in the New York tech sector. He was also invited to be in the second annual class of NYC Venture Fellows, a program from Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s office that recognizes the achievements of the city’s entrepreneurs.