Productivity. Profitability. Peace of Mind.

Judi Murphy


Executive Summary

Judi has over 25 years of expertise and leadership in public relations, marketing strategy, and strategic partnerships. She is a highly-networked professional who builds strong, mutually beneficial relationships, marketing strategies, and communication plans for clients. She excels at executive-level networking opportunities. She’s the author of “Murphy’s Laws of Marketing™,” and a speaker on business ethics, entrepreneurship, marketing, and public relations.

A connector of people and a skilled leader, Judi uses relationship and value-add strategies that lead to strategic partnerships, creative long-term business relationships, referrals, alliances, and friendships, while maintaining a high level of personal integrity.

Judi’s expertise is in working with companies, including nonprofits, helping the owners, presidents, and CEOs develop highly effective communication programs and the right connections to the right people to achieve their growth goals. Solid internal and external communication plans are essential to organizations looking at significant growth. She focuses on B2B, B2C, and non-profits. She has also worked as an embedded executive in several companies with aggressive growth goals.

Judi is also a community leader, having served on the board of Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce, Visit Brookfield (Brookfield Convention & Visitors Bureau)

Professional Experience

  • Oak Hill Business Partners – Partner
  • Murphy Associates – President & CEO
  • ActionCOACH of Elm Grove – VP, Strategic Alliances
  • Waukesha County Economic Development Corp. – Director of Operations & Marketing
  • TechStar – Director of Operations
  • Executive Agenda, Inc. – Program Manager
  • Robert Half International / OfficeTeam – Staffing Manager
  • Venture Associates / CPA Services – Sales Manager/Project Manager


  • Boston University, Master’s Degree, Business Management, Marketing
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – BS, Educational Psychology


  • Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce
  • Waukesha County Business Alliance
  • Independent Business Association of WI
  • Corporate Casual
  • Greater Broofield Chamber of Commerce
  • Exit Planning Institute – advisory board and public relations advisor
  • Waukesha County Technical College – small business advisory board
  • Independent Business Association of WI – public relations advisor
  • Herzing University – business advisory board
  • – online contributor