Phil Brown currently works as Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Mohawk Industries, Inc., a Fortune 500 international flooring manufacturer. Brown has earned national recognition for his innovative approach to employee wellness and the commitment to the goal of helping the Mohawk workforce become the safest and healthiest in industry. During his career as a Human Resources executive, he has built expertise in employee/labor relations, organizational development, training, diversity strategies, talent management and total rewards design. Prior to joining Mohawk in 2008, Brown was President of the North and South American operations for Elcoteq, Inc., a European-based electronics manufacturer. Throughout his career, Phil has successfully led operations at the business unit, plant and sub-unit levels. During his 27-year tenure with the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, Brown’s experiences included leading the world’s largest tire manufacturing facility, heading up Human Resources for the company’s Latin American Business Unit and working as Vice President of Human Resources for the company’s $7 billion North American Tire Unit. Brown earned his degree in Business Management at Hiram College in Ohio.