2016 Metro EDGE Young Professional of the Year

Metro EDGE Young Professional of the Year Award

The Metro EDGE Young Professional of the Year Award recognizes a member of Metro EDGE who has made exceptional and sustained contributions to the Sacramento region and business community.

Meet the 2016 Metro EDGE Young Professional of the Year:

Phil Tretheway, Creative Director, Position Interactive

Phil is a third generation Sacramentan. He has strategized and designed for clients large and small throughout Northern California for the past 15 years, nabbing a few awards along the way. Phil is now the Creative Director at Position Interactive, a full service creative studio focusing on digital and print solutions for the best clients in the area.

He is a founding member of Metro EDGE and now serves on the Metro Chamber Foundation Board. He has Chaired the Metro EDGE Communications Committee and Emerge Summit. In 2011 he made a few new friends in the best Leadership Sacramento class ever. After speaking at the inaugural CMND SHFT conference, he co-founded a monthly event series for the creative community, called Creativity+. He is currently in the final phase of a small-scale, public art project that will connect the heart of the city through a series of sculptures, called Characters on Kay.

Comstock’s Magazine recognized Phil as one of Sacramento’s Hottest Young Designers in 2013. In 2014 he was named to the Sacramento Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 list.