The Tyndale Team
Tyndale Advisors has offices in Collierville, Tennessee and Eugene, Oregon. Our team is committed to delivering industry-leading results for our clients.
President of Tyndale Advisors
Phillip leads our management advisory services team as president of Tyndale Advisors. A 40+ year career in the hardlines industry in both retail hardware and wholesale distribution provides a unique perspective that is beneficial to successfully assist both Tyndale clients and his fellow team members.
Phillip has 20 years’ experience at retail working in multiple capacities. He began working part time while attending school in a multi-family third generation owned business. He progressed from being a cashier, receiving and stocking lead, floor manager, purchasing agent, store manager and then served as President of Walker Hardware Inc. The retail empathy learned from this ground up retail experience served him well in his successful transition to the wholesale hardware distribution business at Orgill, Inc.
Always thinking retail back, Phillip brought a passion for the industry and the needed skillset to fulfill the Orgill mission statement to “help our customers be successful”. At Orgill, he spent 21 years in various roles that laid the foundation in many of Orgill’s most successful programs and services they offer their customers today. Positions held at Orgill were Sales Representative, District Sales Manager, Market Driven Retailing Manager, Retail Programs Manager, Director of Field Marketing, VP of Marketing and Sr. VP of Merchandising Services. In his tenure of service at Orgill he had the pleasure to visit thousands of retail stores and has worked closely with highest quality entrepreneurial minded retailers in the industry. In a consultant role he has rolled up his sleeves to worked side by side these retailers in the capacities of market research projects, micromarketing recommendations for assortment / retail pricing / customer service / advertising, retail store and pos conversion projects, store planning and design services, retail store expansions & remodels, ground up new store projects and retail programs & services implementation.
Phillip is a graduate of Appalachian State University, Walker College of Business, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree double majoring in management and finance. He and his wife, Patricia, have three children and live in a bedroom community within the Memphis, TN market. Currently working from offices located in both Tennessee and Eugene, Oregon he still invests time to enjoy his children’s extracurricular activities, an occasional round of golf and activities within his local church. He has served in multiple capacities within churches overtime to include taking the leadership role as chairman of committees in finance, personnel and building projects. Giving back to the community outside his church, he is a past president of a local Lion’s club chapter and was honored with the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award in recognition for his years of dedicated service in this civic organization.