Background and role in Ohio Bobcat Club

Brian Murphy joins the Ohio Bobcat Club as a Graduate Assistant for 2017-2018. Brian assists in all areas of OHIO athletics development and his main responsibilities are football and basketball premium seating, donor relations and events, and student-athlete engagement.

Prior to enrolling in the MBA/MSA at Ohio University, Brian was Senior Director of Sales at TicketIQ for nearly three years. Before that he had sales and marketing roles in various sports marketing technology startups in New York City.

A 2011 graduate of Virginia Tech, Brian earned his Bachelor of Science in Marketing Management. He graduated from the MBA portion of the dual-degree program in June 2017 and is currently working towards his Master of Sports Administration, to be completed in April 2018.

Brian is a native of Randolph, NJ and is the youngest of five children.

Favorite part of working in the Ohio Bobcat Club

Connecting loyal OU supporters to their University and Athletics programs, along with working beside and learning from talented, fun, and intelligent colleagues.

Favorite Ohio Athletics sports memory

2016-17 Men’s Basketball vs. Akron on February 4, 2017. The 85-70 home victory snapped Akron’s 12-game win streak, was the Zips’ first MAC loss (previously 10-0), and propelled the Bobcats to the eventual 2-seed for the MAC Tournament. Convo was rocking!

Favorite restaurant in town

Cutler’s