Team Photos


Jim & Lisa Murphy are the founders and principals of J.W. Murphy & Associates, Inc. They view their work of assisting organizations, teams, and individuals on their "journey toward excellence" as a passion and a mission!

Staff development and strong leadership are essential in any effective, growing organization. The leadership team of Merck Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing Division in Wilson, NC, shown here, believe this strongly.

J.W. Murphy & Associates, Inc. periodically provides networking opportunities where their clients meet and share ideas, benchmark with one another, etc.

David Brown, Deputy City Manager and former Police Chief of Tempe, AZ, shown as the keynote speaker for the Florence, SC Town Meeting on Law Enforcement. Continuous improvement must be stressed in all aspects of our daily lives.

Jim Murphy, President of J.W. Murphy & Associates, Inc., chats with Lakewood Publications President, Jim Secord, at one of Lakewood's many conferences. Over the years, these two individuals and their organizations have enjoyed a close relationship. 

Meet part of the JWM, Inc. Team - Jim & Lisa Murphy and Clayton Schroeder.

Intercraft Industries, a picture frame manufacturer in Statesville, NC, wins the PEPI [Positive Employee Practices Institute] Showcase Organization of the Year Award in 1994. Jim & Lisa Murphy and Mark White (former plant manager of Intercraft) are shown with Kathryn Collins and Rex Meade, founders of PEPI.

JWM Inc. Network Alliance attendees use experiential, hands-on, active exercises to build teamwork and collaborative relationships.

Clayton Schroeder, an associate of J.W. Murphy & Associates, Inc. , works with a group of employees discussing one of many important concepts, "People Do What They See Value In"

Conrad Lowe (JWM Inc.), Tony Little of Merck Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing Division in Wilson, NC, and Jim & Lisa Murphy are shown receiving the 1995 PEPI (Positive Employee Practices Institute) Showcase Organization of the Year Award in Atlanta, GA for Merck.

J.W. Murphy & Associates
2630 Peniel Road
Columbus, North Carolina 28722
Telephone: (828) 894-0104