Tom Murphy

Director of Business Development

Tom Murphy is the Director of Business Development at Sanctuary, resident style guru and the office clown. Tom was the very first full-time hire and has climbed the ladder here at Sanctuary. With great success in sales, he flourished into our one and only project manager, then into a full-fledged marketing strategist, and now into our Director of Business Development. Tom enjoys uncovering the specific needs of a company and finding unique solutions to help them grow.

Tom has been successful in managing and producing strategies for hundreds of clients over the years here at Sanctuary. His people-pleasing and perfectionist personality spills over into the work he does for his clients.

Besides work, he actually does have a life at home. Tom’s wife, Janelle, daughter Ella, and son, Camden, are what keeps him centered. He loves to watch and play sports and enjoys a wide variety of movies (comedies of course).

Strengths: Communication | Woo | Competition | Activator | Adaptability
Education: Kent State University - BA Public Communication, Minor in Marketing
Fun Facts: Practical. Witty. Stuntman.
Fave Quote: “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”

Connect with Tom: 330-266-1188

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Tom's Latest Posts and Videos

Here’s Why a Post-Sale Check-In with Customers is a Must

Here’s Why a Post-Sale Check-In with Customers is a Must

In marketing, nearly all of your efforts are typically focused on bringing in customers and making sales. That’s the goal of the job, after all… to sell to as many people as possible and drive revenues up. There’s nothing wrong with that goal but being focused solely on selling can cause you to miss a […]

The Importance of Hiring a Professional Website Team with Synergy

The Importance of Hiring a Professional Website Team with Synergy

Hiring a contractor is never easy. Whether you are hiring for professional or personal reasons, there is a lot of pressure to pick the right partner for the task. Of course, every contractor you consider will tell you that they can handle the work, but are all of them truly qualified? Maybe not. When it […]

Positioning Your Company in Difficult Times

Positioning Your Company in Difficult Times

In times of crisis like we’re currently experiencing with COVID-19, it can be hard to determine the best way to position your company. Through these difficult times you might be asking yourself… what’s the right thing to say? How do you say it? Is it even acceptable to be marketing in times of crisis? What […]