Kevin Philbin


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Director of Sales & Marketing
Company Name
KHS America

Kevin Philbin is the Director of Sales & Marketing for KHS America, located in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. His musical journey began as a child growing up with a dad who played drums. When Kevin was 10 years old he received a Gibson Guitar from Jack’s Music in Red Bank, New Jersey. He would later work for Gibson in Nashville for over 16 years, playing a key role in several product launches and marketing campaigns. In 2012, Kevin became the Marketing and Communications Manager for KHS America with a focus on the school market. Among his roles at KHS was the growth and development of the Mapex Drum line.