Vice President, Sales & Co-Owner, AmaWaterways
Gary Murphy’s experience in the travel industry spans more than 30 years. After completing his Business Degree at California State University, Northridge, Murphy’s early business experience involved positions with IBM, Group Voyagers in Europe and Brendan Vacations, before becoming vice president of marketing and sales for the rapidly expanding Miami Air International. From there, Murphy returned to one of the country’s leading tour operators, Brendan Vacations, where he served as vice president of marketing and sales, and in 2000, took over the role of president. In 2009, Murphy left Brendan to become vice president of national accounts for AmaWaterways, and in 2013, was appointed to vice president, sales.