Meet John Murphy

Design and Technical Manager
Australia and New Zealand

John Murphy is the Technical Manager of the Special Service Group and Solutions at The AVW Group.

John is responsible for the wide range of Broadcasting, Pro AV, and ICT products and solutions for businesses from production to corporate, education, and sports broadcasting industries.

John attended University of Canterbury, Christchurch, where he studied physics and electrical engineering and obtained his B.Sc. (Hons) and Master of Engineering degrees. John then followed a diverse career that covered digital hardware design, industrial automation, R&D, and simulation systems for military training. Throughout his career, there is an emphasis on maintaining a strong thread of integrating both hardware and software.

John first entered the field of Audio-visual control in 2001, developing a boat-wide AV control system for luxury yachts. This was followed by a move into presentation systems for education and corporate clients. John is known as an electronic and software engineer who has worked in the AV industry since 2001 as an independent contractor and consultant.

With over 20 years of experience in the Audio-visual field, culminating in more than 200 projects, John provides broad expertise in the field of Special Services, AV Solutions and Technical Support.

Special Services Group (SSG)

AVW offers a variety of resources aimed at helping AV consultants, system designers and integrators with their architectural design needs.

As AV Architecture and Engineering (A&E) are a critical part of a winning proposal AVW Special Services Group (SSG) can provide, in an industry-standard format, the drafting for your next proposal. This resource can include CAD/Visio drawings, cut-out templates, block diagrams and AutoDesk Revit architectural files for three-dimensional modelling. In addition, we can provide sample application diagrams, installation videos, white papers, technology articles, and more.


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providing your business with an edge through technological innovation.

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New Zealand

7 Ra Ora Drive
East Tamaki
Auckland, 2013

Auckland Phone: 09 271 4000
Wellington Phone: 04 499 3888