He sought out, motivated and mentored talent that others had wasted.
His leadership skills and personal integrity are very rare, and leavened with his engaging personality and dry wit. He is a pleasure to work with or for.
Howard Eddyformer Senior Legal Advisor, Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, former senior litigator for British Columbia
His advice was always clear and helpful. He has always displayed the highest standards of professional integrity, while also enjoying a keen sense of humour.
Richard Stursbergformer Vice-President, English Programming at CBC, former executive at Telus, Rogers former Assistant Deputy Minister at the Department of Communications
Philip has always displayed dedication, integrity and rigour in his work. His advice is always sensitive to the policy context and limitations of his clients. His advice is practical and can be acted upon.
Helen McDonaldformer Assistant Deputy Minister, Industry Canada
Philip's interest, enthusiasm and his dry wit are infectious. So is his talent. A skilled and knowledgeable practitioner, effective leader, inventive speaker and an impressive writer. A pleasure to recommend.
Barb StanleyBroadcasting/Communications Executive, formerly with Fundy Cablevision