What we do.

From strategic planning projects to large-scale innovation engagements, we take on challenges of all sizes.

Lean Innovation Projects

We help clients solve their toughest growth challenges through multi-phase Lean Innovation Strategy engagements. We methodically blend insight development, emerging trends, ideation and market validation to craft bold new innovation strategies, business models, products, services and brands. Our typical Lean Innovation Projects are 2-4 months in length.

Ideation Sessions

Our high-energy ideation sessions fuse bold creativity and rigorous strategy to help clients invent actionable, breakthrough pipelines of new innovations. We’re the only firm that’s reimagined ideation itself offering access to our Expert Ideator Network and our Innovation Methods Database, elevating ideation to a new level. 

Strategy Facilitation

Phillips & Co. designs and facilitates leadership-level strategy sessions and that fully leverage and unlock the potential of your team. Our sessions are not your typical offsite–they’re carefully designed, high-energy experiences that are strategic inflection points for your organization. Using cutting-edge strategic frameworks and a crystal clear process, we help your team produce strategically sound ready-to-use action plans. 

Innovation Training

Our innovation training programs are client-tested, hands-on experiences designed to strengthen your team’s innovation capability.

– The Lean Innovation Master Class
– The Ideation Facilitator Master Class
– The Innovation 101 Experience

Innovation Keynotes

Our founder, Matt Phillips, delivers a powerful blend of innovation strategies and real-world case studies in his highly-rated innovation keynotes. He’s a seasoned innovation strategist who also has years of improv experience, producing an “edutainment” experience that leaves conference audiences educated, experienced with hands-on exercises and entertained!



  • Strategy Sessions
  • Innovation Summits
  • Innovation Training
  • Innovation Keynotes


  • Ethnography
  • Focus Groups
  • Inspiration Tours
  • Stakeholder Interviews
  • Trends Analysis
  • Persona Design


  • Ideation Sessions
  • Co-Creation Labs
  • Experience Design
  • Brand Strategy

Concept Development

  • MVP Design
  • Concept Creation
  • Consumer & Customer Testing
  • Business Case Development
  • Executive Presentations

Piloting & Launch

  • Pilot Planning Workshops
  • Pilot Program Design
  • Team Onboarding
  • Launch Partner Selection