Phil Thomas is the founding CEO of Sage Technology Resources. He founded Sage with the mission of providing clients with services that truly change the trajectory of their business.
Phil has an extensive business and technical background in both semiconductors and systems in the networking and general computing areas. He has organizational experience that ranges from building and managing product divisions in large companies to founding and running start-ups. Phil also serves on the Board of Directors of public and private companies and has been an SIAA CODiE award judge for Big Data for the last four years.
Prior to Sage, Phil co-founded and was CEO of Enpirion, a fabless semiconductor company, which was acquired by Altera. He was VP of Marketing at ANDA Networks where he was responsible for market awareness and product definition. Phil served as Senior Vice President of Global Strategic Initiatives for Hitachi Semiconductor (America), Inc. which included product marketing, business development and strategic planning for Hitachi’s initiative to create products for the US market. He was a senior director for Cisco Systems Inc. where he was responsible for product lines and developing relationships with technology companies for potential acquisitions. Prior to Cisco, Phil spent 15 years at AT&T, where he held a series of increasingly senior technical and business management positions, most recently Chief Technical Officer.