Alan Murray is a Pennsylvania-based entrepreneur and educator who shows clients how to merge proven media communications methods with entrepreneurial principles and best practices to improve leadership skills, work better in teams, and enhance overall work quality. He is an education consultant for Columbia University’s Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) in New York. Murray has founded or worked for several startups ranging from a media company to a novelty pajama manufacturer. As an award-winning journalist and editor, he has worked for various media companies, covering assignments such as the Olympics, the National Collegiate Basketball Association (NCAA), and various long-term multimedia productions. He is a licensed Project Management Professional (PMP)® and holds a Master of Professional Studies in Technology Entrepreneurship from the University of Maryland.