Who is Phil

Phil Towle, M.A. launched his career in Performance Enhancement Coaching devoting boundless energy and expertise to those whose passion is to achieve, sustain and elevate their excellence. His primary clients are established, world-class coaches and athletes; visionary business leaders and producers; high profile musicians and actors; as well as “revolutionaries, ” whose mission is to heal society.

Phil employs innovative psychological insights and skills to help individuals and organizations confront and transform SELF-imposed obstacles into accomplishment. He is able to help alter your present “landscape ” through swift personal intervention… then application

Phil: “YOU have your OWN truths, and your OWN answers! It is my role to help you retrieve them… then facilitate your best being and doing!! Most of us are more afraid of the consequences of succeeding, (than failing) thus subconsciously steer clear of our responsibility to excellence!”

Towle graduated in Sociology (1960) from Occidental college in Los Angeles, received his Masters in Social Service Administration (University of Chicago, 1964), followed by a postgraduate fellowship at the world-renowned Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas.

Having raised their two marvelous children; Tracye, and Adam… Phil and his wife, Gail, are currently based in Marin County, California.

 

Testimonials

Hear directly from some of the many folks that Phil has had the privilege of working with.
Sloan Klein, Sloan Klein Advisors

Sloan Klein, Sloan Klein Advisors

"The ROI for working with Phil is huge! He guides you to overcome fear to break barriers and reach new heights on both a professional and personal level. He always responds immediately and his advice has been invaluable. Having Phil in your corner is a no-brainer!"

Jay DeMarcus, Rascal Flatts

Jay DeMarcus, Rascal Flatts

“Phil Towle, what an amazing year. Thank you so much for your kindness, and, the way you give every ounce of your soul to people. You are an inspiration to everyone you’re around. I love you dearly.”

Joe Don Rooney, Rascal Flatts

Joe Don Rooney, Rascal Flatts

“Phil and Gail Towle- Thank you for sharing your gifts with us Flatts boys-You’ve strengthened our RF band, and continue to help us grow and evolve our mission both personally and professionally…I truly love you two!”

Joe Berlinger, Director of "Metallica: Some Kind of Monster"

Joe Berlinger, Director of "Metallica: Some Kind of Monster"

"Without a doubt, Phil is the man who saved Metallica"

Dick Vermeil, Superbowl Winning Coach of St. Louis Rams

Dick Vermeil, Superbowl Winning Coach of St. Louis Rams

"Phil has not only helped re-hone my leadership skills, but also helped me deal with my personal hangups... he's a winner!"

Lars Ulrich, Metallica

Lars Ulrich, Metallica

"Because of Phil, we have the best relationship we've ever had".

Tamara Holder, Former Fox News Host, Women's Rights Attorney, Political Satirist

Tamara Holder, Former Fox News Host, Women's Rights Attorney, Political Satirist

"There isn't one word, or one sentence, or even one paragraph to explain Phil Towle's power to heal and guide. He's a genius. He has an uncanny ability to help you work through their challenges in pursuit of professional greatness. To have Phil in your tool chest, and use him, is to be on your way to the greatest heights."

Tom Morello, Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave, Prophets of Rage

Tom Morello, Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave, Prophets of Rage

celebrated musician, songwriter and renown human rights activist

"I've known Phil Towle for over ten years and he is one of the most true blue people I've ever had the pleasure to meet. As a friend he a great counselor and as a counselor he is a great friend. His deep insight and clear sighted advice have enriched my life and my work in many ways."

Brenda Galilee, CEO, Hall Kinion

Brenda Galilee, CEO, Hall Kinion

“As CEO, I am always cautious in bringing in an “outsider” to work with my senior executives. Phil proved invaluable in molding my team of individual executives into a highly functioning record setting team. Phil accomplishes in a month, what a lesser coach could only hope for in a year!”

Kirk Hammett, Metallica

Kirk Hammett, Metallica

"If Lennon and McCartney had Phil, the beatles would never have broken up."