Watson, Phil

Adjunct Professor of Business
Patterson School of Business
MBA, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University
BA in English Literature, Swarthmore College


Phil Watson combines more than 40 years of communication and marketing assignments in the private sector with over a decade of university teaching experience to bring real-world perspectives to his areas of instruction.  Career stops include account work and management with the nation’s third-largest public relations firm; 6 years as a business & economics reporter and producer with CBS Television Stations; entrepreneurial responsibilities at Video/Today, Inc., a communications consulting firm; and nine seasons producing a weekly television series for HGTV.  National Awards & Grants = The Janus Award, Champion Award for Business Journalism, and an IBM Foundation Grant.


Phil Watson