Phillip Hilgaertner

Executive Director, Strategic Initiatives

Phillip began his career in IT working for Seymour Duncan, a guitar pickup manufacturer in Santa Barbara, California. Phillip is one of the first people to migrate an infrastructure from Microsoft LAN Manager to Microsoft NT Server in a production environment. Phillip naturally traversed to the hospitality industry where he has spent more than a decade engineering and consulting on new technologies that create operation efficiencies for enterprise organizations. Phillip began working with CAM Commerce, a Retail POS company, where he provided guidance on quality assurance, and product support on Microsoft Windows NT platform based Point of Sales Systems.