Our Team

Our team of highly skilled technicians and engineers are hands-on, detail-oriented and go to great lengths for our customers.


Chip Schwein

Founder & CEO

In 1985, Chip began in the trailer industry at Eagle Trailers, where he spent almost 20 years making substantial contributions to the company’s progress. Recognizing opportunities for improvement, he founded Phoenix Trailers in 2004. Chip’s mission was clear: to create trailers that exceed expectations by enhancing paint quality, suspension systems, tires, fasteners, winches, jacks, and more. His vision is redefining the industry standard.



Bill Harper


With a trailblazing career spanning back to the mid-’70s, Bill is an industry veteran renowned for his expertise in designing custom trailers. His extensive experience surpasses that of anyone else in the field. At Phoenix Trailers, our distinct edge lies in our exceptional engineering, spearheaded by Bill himself. This commitment to innovative design truly sets Phoenix Trailers apart from the competition.



Randy O’Malia

National Dealership Sales

From his wealth of experience in the marine industry, Randy’s perspective as a former dealer enables him to collaborate seamlessly with dealers, ensuring an exceptional experience complemented by Phoenix Trailer’s commitment to delivering top-quality products.



Words From

Happy Customers

I am now on my third Phoenix trailer and could not be more happy with the product. I have never had one problem with any of my trailers. I'm overly impressed with the product from Phoenix trailers and would certainly recommend to any boat owner out there.
— Nate Smith, World water-ski record holder and two-time slalom champion
Top Of The Line

Service & Warranty

We warrant boat trailer frames tip to tail for two years from the date of purchase against defective material and workmanship. Many components have an extended warranty. Our welded frame trailers have a five year warranty. We backup each trailer that we produce with the finest customer service department in the trailer industry.