30 years ago, Phil Conein founded TECHEAD with his partner and wife Philise Conein. Using their wedding money as working capital, they grew their business out of their tiny apartment, into 8,000 sq. ft building in Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom.
Phil received his BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University. In addition, Phil founded LinkedinLive-RVA. He also served for three terms on RichTech Board of Directors, Former Board of Directors the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Business Council, Richmond Unite and is an active member and Former Board of Directors member of The Virginia Council Of CEOs.
TECHEAD is a IT Solutions company with focus of placing Creative and IT talent on long and short term contracts with Fortune 500 & 1000, Digital, Government, Local and Federal Agencies.
Currently, TECHEAD has well over 180 plus employee/contractors working on and off site. Office locations: Charlotte NC and Richmond VA.
Awards / Honors include:
• INC 5,000 – In 2010, 2009, 2008 and 2007. INC. Magazine 5000 official ranked TECHEAD 1,898 out of 5000, as one of the fastest growing private companies in U.S.
• 2008, TECHEAD was a Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) MUSE finalist.
• In 2006, TECHEAD was recognized by Virginia Business Magazine as a regional winner for the Central VA Small Business of the year.
• In 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2002 TECHEAD was honored to be included on Inc. Magazine’s “Inner City 100” list, recognizing America’s fastest-growing urban businesses.
Winner of RichTech’s Community Catalyst Award.
Phil was an Adjunct Professor at VCU. Teaching ARTS 351 Pilot The Enterprise class at VCU’s Depot building.
BUZZ: Creative Talent Recruiting, Mentoring, Graphics, SEO, PPC, Digital mrketing, Web/Mobile solutions knowledge, Adobe Products / Services, Start-up Advocate, Seed Capital Investor, Small Business and Creative Community Advocate, Idea Generator.