Phillipson Added to Rugby Board of Directors

24 April 2017, 8:55 am Written by 
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NSCRO (National Small College Rugby Organization) is pleased to announce the addition of Kevin Phillipson to its Board of Directors. 

As a Professor of Business with St Andrews University, a branch of Webber International University, in Laurinburg, NC Kevin teaches business, marketing, entrepreneurship and technology. He also consults with business owners doing strategic business planning specializing in small companies that have made it to year 3, reach somewhat of a plateau, and now are looking to move up to the next level by focusing on strategic planning, differentiation and product development. 

Kevin immigrated to the US in 1992 from South Africa. He has been a rugby player since the age of 6, and as a coach and administrator since 1993.

Kevin is currently president of the Southern Pines Rugby Club that has U19 boys, women's and men's teams, in both 7's and 15's.

NSCRO President, Steve Cohen, remarked that “Kevin’s professional and rugby background and experience will be a valuable asset to NSCRO in various ways, including the areas of business planning and development, marketing, and player advancement, coach development and rugby ethos.”