Business Speaking & Education
Murphy Funkhouser Capps of Kudzu Brands is a standout in the crowd of branding and business experts. When she speaks to a crowd, she is truly engaging and commands their attention. It’s obvious they know they’re getting a lesson from one of the best. Amy Jackson, Director of Engagement – Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce
MURPHY FUNKHOUSER CAPPS is the CEO and co-founder at Kudzu Brands. She is also a business strategist and speaker who specializes in creativity, marketing, and storytelling in business.
Known for her enthusiasm and passion for entrepreneurship and for helping businesses grow, Murphy brings creativity, enthusiasm, and expertise to any event.
Murphy has worked for two decades in corporate training, management, marketing, and branding.
She is a graduate of Leadership Asheville, Class 29, a member of the United Way Women’s Leadership Group, and serves on the UNC-Asheville Management and Accountancy Department Advisory Board. Murphy frequently speaks at UNC-Asheville, AB Tech, and Blue Ridge Community College, guiding entrepreneurs, marketers, and other small business owners. In 2018, Murphy was awarded the Entrepreneur of the Year Award from the Asheville Chamber of Commerce.
Topics/Areas of Expertise:
- Creativity in Business
- Company Culture