Philip Nelson - Senior Vice President of Artist and Media Relations
Philip oversees key reference projects and accounts, identifying high profile opportunities for revenue growth to promote NewTek’s brands. Beginning as a sales rep in 1998, Nelson has been promoted several times; first as central sales manager, then east coast sales manager, director of worldwide sales, vice president of sales and video marketing, and finally, sr. vice president of strategic development, where he is a driving force in increasing sales and market share. Nelson has overseen numerous product launches, including VT™, TriCaster™, TriCaster PRO™ and most recently, SpeedEDIT™, The World’s Fastest Video Editor. Nelson has forged successful relationships with The Arena Football League, Disney, ESPN, Fox Sports, and MTV. Prior to joining NewTek, Nelson was an entrepreneur, focusing in video production, post production and ISP. Previous clients included Tim McGraw, San Antonio Spurs, The Smithereens, MTV, Coca-Cola and Georgia Pacific.