Phil Burton

Phil has been a consultant and trainer for the 280 Group for four years and has a twenty-five-plus year career in product management and product marketing focused on information security, data communications and networking. His expertise is in product life cycle management with a focus on customizing the product life cycle process to the specific needs and organizational structure of a company.   In addition to executing assignments for specific clients, Phil also conducts most the 280 Group’s Product Management classes. Phil holds a  Civil  Engineer degree from M.I.T, and is a certified  information system security professional (CISSP). Phil is a Certified Product Manager and Certified Product Marketing Manager through the Association of International Product Marketing & Management.

Phil has extensive full life cycle product management and product marketing experience, with a strong understanding of how to tailor the product life cycle process to the specific needs and organizational structure of a client. Phil has expertise in product definition, launch, messaging and positioning, collateral creation, competitive analysis and sales tool creation.  He is also an excellent public speaker for both executive level and technical groups.