Waggener Edstrom brings on board industry veteran

Waggener Edstrom Communications (WE) has appointed Michael Murphy as a senior global advisor to the executive team. He will work with WE leaders for the firms evolution.

Murphy (pictured) is a business leader and communications specialist with decades of global experience in helping organisations develop a range of growth strategies from organic account growth. According to a release by WE, Murphy’s insights will help map growth strategies and potential strategic and business development opportunities.

He brings over 35 years of international communications experience. His own firm Michael Murphy & Ltd focuses on helping companies grow and improve their process effectiveness. Previously, Murphy also served as chairman of Grayling, a global public relations, digital marketing and government relations firm.

Melissa Waggener Zorkin, Waggener Edstrom CEO, president and founder said: “We are always looking for new ways to evolve, to attract the brightest and the best, and to encourage fresh perspective to better serve our clients. Murphy’s global mindset and experience offer Waggener Edstrom a strong advantage as we pursue higher levels of global growth.”