Brian Murray is President and Chief Executive Officer of HarperCollins, a subsidiary of News Corporation. He oversees the HarperCollins global book publishing operations in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Australia, New Zealand, India and China. He was appointed to this position in June, 2008.
Murray joined HarperCollins in 1997 and held several positions in the General Books Group until 2001, when he was named Chief Executive Officer of HarperCollins Australia/New Zealand. During his three years the business grew to new heights while expanding its local publishing program to award-winning status. In 2004, he returned to HarperCollins in the United States as Group President where he expanded the business. Murray was promoted to President of HarperCollins Worldwide in July 2007; in this role he was responsible for the General Books Group in the United States, HarperCollins Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and China. He also led the development of worldwide growth initiatives, including the company's digital strategy, creation of a global digital warehouse, and plans for international expansion.
Prior to joining HarperCollins, Murray was a consultant in the Media Practice at Booz Allen & Hamilton, one of the country's leading consulting firms.
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Last Updated: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
|Podcast||A Story of Change and Opportunity||Brian Murray · Tina Seelig||HarperCollins||59:06||05/2012|
|Video||A Story of Change and Opportunity [Entire Talk]||Brian Murray · Tina Seelig||HarperCollins||57:46||05/2012|
|Video||Changes in the Publishing Industry||Brian Murray||HarperCollins||02:30||05/2012|
|Video||Content Creators as the Brand||Brian Murray · Tina Seelig||HarperCollins||01:51||05/2012|
|Video||Finding the Right Digital Ecosystem||Brian Murray||HarperCollins||02:08||05/2012|
|Video||On Digital Rights Management||Brian Murray||HarperCollins||00:57||05/2012|
|Video||Partners as "Frenemies"||Brian Murray · Tina Seelig||HarperCollins||02:08||05/2012|
|Video||Publishers Act as Venture Capitalists||Brian Murray · Tina Seelig||HarperCollins||01:51||05/2012|
|Video||What Engineers Bring to the CEO Role||Brian Murray · Tina Seelig||HarperCollins||01:34||05/2012|
|Video||When You Launch 12 Products a Day||Brian Murray||HarperCollins||03:58||05/2012|