For more than nine years, Phil Borchmann has served as the editor of Gulfshore Business, a monthly business-to-business publication covering Lee, Collier and Charlotte counties.

Before his arrival in Southwest Florida, Borchmann spent nearly 15 years working as a reporter at newspapers such as the Chicago Tribune and the Rockford Register Star in Rockford, Ill., his hometown. Borchmann is a graduate of Illinois State University.