Wil Murphy is a veteran media executive who retired from a successful career and a six figure income in Corporate America at the age of 40. As an executive at AH Belo Media, Wil climbed the ladder and helped launch some of the most successful products in the company's history.
Wil Murphy is CEO of multiple companies,
an author, sought after motivational speaker, and a branding expert.
Wil consults high achievers and business leaders around the U.S. and in West Africa. His book entitled, #getOUTofmyway is a blueprint used to strategically show clients how to take their brands and their lives to the next level.
BRANDING AND MARKETING EXPERT
Recently worked with a powerful team to help national gospel recording artist Brian Courtney Wilson rebrand and reach a larger audience. Within six months Brian has hit #1 on the gospel charts, and he was nominated for 2 GRAMMY Awards and a Dove Award.
LIFE AND HEALTH ADVOCATE
As an advocate for great health, Wil recently hosted a national speaking engagement with American Heart Association employees to talk about good health and great careers. This led to the launch of Wil Murphy FIT, a daily look at Wil’s workout routines and a platform to share fitness and nutrition ideas.
MANAGER OF POWERFUL
Wil has moderated powerful conversations with top media executives Darrell Miller and
L. Londell McMillan on what it takes to win big in a changing media world. (Legal counsel for successful actors and artist..Angela Bassett, CSI actor Rocky Carroll, Prince, Jay-Z, and Michael Jackson).
A LEADER AMONG MANY
Served on the host committee for MegaFest, a well known multi million dollar city wide event driven by Bishop TD Jakes. Also hosted an event with Young Professionals and Serita Jakes on navigating careers and family.
A CONTRIBUTOR TO GREAT IDEAS
He helped develop the sizzle reel for David and Tamela Mann's first reality show.
When asked what is the secret Wil says, "Find your audience. Your audience will pay you to talk to them."
Wil's content has over a million views and has been shared by celebrities and business leaders.
Wil's best advice:
Millionaires are not just masters of managing money, they are masters of managing the time they spend developing great ideas.
Wil grew up in Houston's South Park and Third Ward. He now resides in Dallas, with his wife and his daughter.