Meet John Murphy
Posted on 11 November 2019
Design and Technical Manager
Australia and New Zealand
John Murphy is the Technical Manager of the Special Service Group and Solutions at AVW Broadcasting Australia and AVW New Zealand.
John is responsible for the wide range of Broadcasting, Pro AV, and ICT products and solutions for businesses from production to corporate, education, and sports broadcasting industries.
John attended University of Canterbury, Christchurch, where he studied physics and electrical engineering and obtained his B.Sc. (Hons) and Master of Engineering degrees. John then followed a diverse career that covered digital hardware design, industrial automation, R&D, and simulation systems for military training. Throughout his career, there is an emphasis on maintaining a strong thread of integrating both hardware and software.
John first entered the field of Audio-visual control in 2001, developing a boat-wide AV control for luxury yachts. This was followed by a move into presentation systems for education and corporate clients. John is known as an electronic and software engineer who has worked in the AV industry since 2001 as an independent contractor and consultant.
With over 20 years of experience in the Audio-visual field, culminating in more than 200 projects, John provides broad expertise in the field of Special Services and AV Solutions.