Phil Schiller, 59, is a Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing at Apple Inc. Phil Schiller is one of the high profile figures of a company. He was in the company since the return of Steve Jobs in 1997. Phil is also a board member of Illumina Inc and Earthlink Inc.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Phil Schiller (61 years) is a Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing of one of the tech giant Apple. He was born on June 8, 1960, in Natick, Massachusetts, America. His full name is Philip W. Schiller. He is an American citizen. There is no information about his parents, religion, and ethnicity. Moreover, his birth sign is Gemini.
Moving toward his educational background, he studied and graduated from Boston College with B.S in biology in 1982. Though his education, he had worked in a different post at Apple.
Phil has started working in apple after the return of Steve Jobs in Apple in 1997. He helps in the formation and marketing of iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, iPod, macOS, and subsequent products at Apple. He was credited with the idea of the original iPod’s click wheel interface. While Jobs was on medical leave in 2009, Schiller gave various keynotes including Apple’s last appearance at Macworld/iWorld. The presentation which was presented by Steve Jobs was also done by him.
Other than his role at Apple, Schiller has done various works; including VP of Product Marketing at Macromedia of San Francisco, CA; IT Manager at Nolan, CA; Director of Product Marketing at FirePower Systems, Inc. of Menlo Park, Norton & Co. of Lexington, MA; and Programmer and Systems Analyst at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. He has over 25 years of Marketing and Management experience.
Furthermore, he appeared in The Talk Show (2015, 2016, 2017) and 60 minutes TV Series documentary (2016).
Awards and Nominations
There is no information about Phil winning any of the awards. Even though, his place in the history of apple and marketing skills he has not won or nominated for any of the awards.
Phil is married to Kim Gassett Schiller but the date of their marriage has not been revealed. Though they had been married for a year they keep it secret. They met together while they were attending Boston College. They had two children together they are Erik Schiller and Mark Schiller.
There are no rumors around him. He likes to keep his personal and professional life secret. He doesn’t like to surround with rumors and controversy. Because it can affect the company image as well. So, there are no rumors and controversy.
Social media and Net Worth
Phil is active in social media. He has more than 240k followers on Twitter under the name of Philip Schiller @pschiller. He doesn’t use other social media like Facebook and Instagram.
Phil has an estimated net worth of around $95 million. He owns over 69,491 units of Apple stock which worth over $10,370,594. He has sold Apple stock worth over $73,528,915. However, he makes $11,677,200 as Senior Vice President Worldwide Marketing at Apple. He still owns the 49,575 units of Apple Stock. He is one of the top paid employees of the company.