Sean Murphy is a Senior Account Manager for the Consumer Electronics Association. He helps manage the CE MarketMetrics program and oversees the relationships with its associated clients, as well as conducting industry analyses and forecasts. Sean has worked in the CE and IT industries for more than 15 years and his writing has appeared in a variety of publications. Prior to CEA, Sean worked as an Account Manager at the NPD Group, where he also wrote monthly analysis on the IT sector. He was at AOL during its early years, assisting Steve Case in the executive office. Murphy graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English from George Mason University, and holds a master’s degree in English literature, also from George Mason University. He has contributed freelance writing including music, movie and restaurant reviews to several publications.