Steven Murphy is the new Chief Executive Officer for the National Pork Board. In this role, he is responsible for all program management of the National Pork Board.

Murphy is a results-focused business executive with broad experiences in strategic planning, business and product development, and sales and marketing management, according to a NPB news release. His background includes electronic information and Internet industry credentials and substantial entrepreneurial experience, as well as 10 years of executive sales and marketing leadership for a national brand seed company.

Most recently Murphy served as President/COO of AgWeb.com., where he was responsible for the consolidation strategy of existing assets as well as the business development, sales and marketing and technology oversight of the new venture. Prior to AgWeb, Murphy was a Vice President for Data Broadcasting Corporation and President of the AgCast Division. At AgCast, Murphy was responsible for securing capital funding for the venture, formulating its business plan, assembling the management team, and directing product development.

Murphy is a Purdue University graduate with a bachelors degree in pharmacy.

National Pork Board news release