Phil Rosenthal graduated from WVU in 1964 with a business management degree. He has been the President of Nationwide Credit Corporation, a third party debt collection agency, since 1970. Under Phil’s guidance, the company continues to grow and prosper.
The collection industry’s trade association, American Collectors Association International (ACA) elected Phil as an officer in 1996 and Phil because its president in 2000. Phil was awarded a number of ACA honors for his diligent work, knowledge and service to the collection industry.
Phil has also been a member of the Virginia Collection Agency (VCA) since 1972 and served in all positions within the association.
While Phil grew his company and became active within the collection industry, he did not limit all his attention to business. Phil has also serves on the Fairfax County Community Action Advisory Board, Fairfax County A. Heath Onthank Advisory Committee and Good Shepherd Housing. He is deeply committed to help our area’s low-income families in their struggles of finding adequate housing, food and caring for their children. The Fairfax County of Fire and Rescue Department has a volunteer division, Firefighters and Friends to the Rescue, which helps underprivileged children. For a number of years Phil has participated in their various drives: school backpack, coats, shoes, haircuts and holiday toys. Recently Phil was awarded the Governor’s 2013 Virginia’s Fire Service Award for Excellence in Virginia’s Fire Service Support – Private Sector.