Erin Reade Murphy, Associate Principal, offers 21 years of diverse business and marketing experience in the A/E/C industry from her base in the Midwest. Her career began as the marketer and business developer for a Midwest general building contractor and construction management company. From there, Erin transitioned to working for an ENR 'Top 100' global engineering, environmental and construction services firm focused on the energy, water and transportation markets.
Erin served in several marketing roles at the company, supporting its 1,000 employees and 30 offices worldwide. Most recently she worked directly with the President and CEO as Vice President and Corporate Marketing Director, facilitating the development, communication and implementation of the company's strategic plans, business unit plans, and client and market sector growth plans. Her work included performing, evaluating and presenting extensive research in support of long-range planning, branding initiatives, merger and acquisition activity, employee engagement, strengthening client relationships, and developing project win strategies.
Having Erin on our Senior Leadership team significantly raised the strategic thinking of our organization. She has an innate ability to combine internal strengths with external trends to develop “Blue Ocean” strategies. She can connect the dots of seemingly dissimilar ideas to create new concepts and opportunities. Additionally, her focus on people being the competitive advantage - with shared values, ethics and integrity as a guiding compass, is unbeatable.