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Phillip Chipping

Phillip Chipping

Title: Founder

Company: ZAGG, Chipping Mckenna, & Knowonder!

Educational Background:

Phillip has studied both graphic design and marketing in formal education, but does not yet have any degrees. Instead, he has learned in the school of hard knocks. He is a big supporter of formal education because hard knocks tend to hurt. A lot. He is an avid student and practitioner of the Lean Startup methodology.

Huntsman School Interactions:

The Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence Founder's Board


Phillip is the inventor of the invisibleSHIELD and founder of ZAGG, a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ. He has consulted hundreds of businesses but has a special interest in entrepreneurs and early-stage business start-ups. Phillip is passionate about disruptive innovations, product development, channel marketing, online marketing, business strategy, and start-up funding. His deep business development experience and a broad network of connections add tremendous value, especially to early-stage companies. He even helps companies raise the money they need to get off the ground!

Phillip is a founding partner of Chipping McKenna, a firm that specializes in product design, development, manufacturing, and launch. He is the founder of Knowonder!, a business that promotes literacy development and awareness. Phillip is also on the advisory board of multiple early-stage companies.