FedEx Services Leadership: President and CEO, FedEx Office
Brian Philips is the president and chief executive officer of FedEx Office, an operating company of FedEx Corp. In this role, he is responsible for the FedEx Office strategic direction, product and service vision, the growth and development of more than 1,800 locations and approximately 15,000 team members.
Philips joined FedEx in October 1993. During his tenure with the company, Phillips has held several positions of increasing responsibility. He served as executive vice president and chief operating officer at FedEx Office, managing the company’s worldwide business performance, including operations, retail sales, marketing and strategic functions. Prior to joining FedEx Office, Philips served as vice president of U.S. marketing at FedEx Services, where his responsibilities included advertising, global brand management, segment marketing, retail marketing and sponsorship marketing efforts.
He previously served as managing director of segment and sponsorship marketing for FedEx Express. In 1996, Philips gained international operations experience when he held the position of managing director of marketing for the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Division in Miami. Prior to his work with the LAC division, he held various positions in the Service Development Marketing department.
Philips worked in the marketing department of Kimberly Clark Corp. before joining FedEx.
A native of Toledo, Ohio, Philips graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, in 1988. He received his MBA from Indiana University in 1992.
He has previously served on the executive committee for the Dallas Regional Chamber and advisory boards for the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas and Teach for America, among others. Philips is also a member of the North Texas chapter of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO).