Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy

Former SVP, Executive Creative Director, Branded Content, Fusion Media Group

Chris Murphy is a creative executive with nearly 15 years experience developing content for brands. She is also a Second City trained improviser and comedy writer, which is part of the inspiration for her new project, A Strong Female Lead, a content collective geared toward empowering content creators to utilize and promote comedic female voices in their work.  A recovering New Yorker/Ad Agency exec, she is an SVA alum, and was most recently the Executive Creative Director at Fusion Media Group, overseeing two award winning content studios: Onion Labs and [email protected]  Chris believes in comedy because 1. girls are kinda funny despite the folklore and 2. her current backup plan is “sea captain” when this whole media thing sh*ts the bed and zombies freely roam the earth. Maybe she can do both? Comedy Captain has a nice ring to it, as far as job titles go.