Robbin Phillips: Empathy & meaningful change


“Empathy fuels connection.”

Robbin Phillips gets out of bed each morning inspired by a single-minded focus: to make positive, meaningful change in the world.

As one of the founders and Courageous President of Brains on Fire, Robbin has recruited a highly talented team with offices in Greenville, SC and Los Angeles, CA filled with kindred spirits who believe that human connection is the most powerful force on earth.

Inspired by the power of purpose, passion and people, Robbin and her team rally daily to deliver innovative, impactful solutions that elevate and celebrate a diverse range of clients including Love146, National Council of Teachers of English, Visit Greenville SC, Michelin, BMW, Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin, GreenDot Public Schools, National Center for Family Literacy and Environmental Defense Fund. During Robbin’s tenure, Brains on Fire has received numerous national awards including a GOLD EFFIE and three Word of Mouth Marketing Association’s GOLD WOMMIE Awards, all based on results and impact.

She’s co-author of two books, Brains on Fire; Igniting Powerful, Sustainable, Word of Mouth Movements, and The Passion Conversation. As a highly sought-after international presenter, Robbin frequently hits the road to speak at conferences and private events around the globe. She has shared her insights on word of mouth marketing with groups big and small, including Conscious Capitalism Summit, Brand ManageCamp, Brands-Only Summit and the Association of National Advertisers.