Business 100 - 2013

Murphy Eileen

Eileen Murphy/Virtual Instruments

Eileen Murphy is the vice president of operations for Virtual Instruments, overseeing Human Resources, Supply Chain, Information Technology, and legal and general company operations. Eileen has over 15 years of experience with supply chain and operations leadership. Prior to joining Virtual Instruments, she was CFO at Rhino Toys Inc. and director of operations at Intersan.

Born in California, Eileen received a BA in management science from the University of California San Diego and a masters in communications from Cornell University. A second-generation Irish American with ancestors from Cork on her father’s side, Eileen is grateful for her Irish heritage which, she says, “has permeated our lives through family relatives, trips to Ireland, enjoyment of the music, and of course the beer.”

Eileen resides in California with her husband, Greg, and her two children, Colin and Monica.