Have a big story or none at all.-Joseph Campbell


Are you a business trying to tell your story? A leader working to manifest a vision? A group seeking expertise, energy and inspiration for your next event?


Murphy is pure energy. She brings experience and passion to her speaking, coaching, and her clients.
— Amy Jackson– Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce

Murphy Funkhouser Capps, Founder and CEO of Kudzu Brands, Storyteller, Business Coach & Speaker

Murphy Funkhouser Capps, Founder and CEO of Kudzu Brands, Storyteller, Business Coach & Speaker

Every Success Has a Story

The best success stories include chapters full of doubt, detours, and redirections.

My own path to success has not been a straight line. My success is the direct result of making every mistake possible and having the tenacity and the courage to start over again (and again and again).

Read My Story Here.

By sharing my personal experiences and expertise in both business and brand strategy, I help entrepreneurs, organizations and individuals navigate their journey with confidence, courage and clarity.

If you are looking for insight, inspiration or expertise for your business or organization’s journey or just for your next event…..let’s chat!


Who better to help lead you through the ups and downs and twists and turns of growing a business than someone that’s already been through it? That’s Murphy!

— ~JoAnn Yoder, President, Brumit Restaurant Group


Need a business pep talk? Some inspiration? A little perspective? Work with Murphy to get the support you need for your business journey.

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Looking for a dynamic business or inspirational speaker? Murphy uses her personal story, blended with humor and business expertise, to inspire and motivate teams and leaders to keep going, no matter the odds.

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Need expertise to tackle a business, brand or marketing challenge? Looking for fresh insight and ideas? If you are ready to take your business to the next level, lets talk.

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