PROFIT/Chatelaine W100

#85

Lara Murphy & Karen Ryan

Co-founders

Company Profile

Company: Ryan Murphy Construction Inc. Head Office: Calgary Website: www.ryanmurphyconstruction.com

Company Financials

3-year revenue growth (%): 186 2013 Revenue: $1M-$1.9M Employees: 7
Revenue from Exports (%): 0    

Spotlight

What their company does: Provides general contracting and construction management services ||

Murphy and Ryan didn’t intend to be hands-on when they launched the business, but the 2008 economic downturn saw them doing everything from demolishing kitchens to installing toilets in order to preserve their razor-thin margins. It’s what ultimately led to the company’s growth.