Cornell University

Enterprise Engineering Colloquium: Tara J. Murphy ‘95 MAE (Vermont Smoke & Cure) - Engineering & Beyond

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 4:30pm

Kimball Hall, B11

How to leverage engineering principles and personal passion to navigate a non-traditional career in the fast moving consumer products industry.

Tara J. Murphy received her Bachelor of Science degree from the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in 1995. She is currently the CEO of Vermont Smoke & Cure, a VMG Partners Natural Foods brand that makes the No. 1 natural meat stick in the jerky category. Tara started her career with Procter & Gamble where she held numerous positions over 17 years. Later she ran U.S. Home Care for Reckitt Benckiser and then started up a new cold drink maker for Keurig Green Mountain.