Murray Whitby, CPHR


As President of POLICY PROTEC,  Murray leverages over 25 years of senior management and strategic writing experience.

Before founding POLICY PROTEC, Murray served as the Vice President Human Resources for CCI Thermal Technologies Inc., an international industrial manufacturing company. Prior to CCI Thermal, Murray was the President of Medicine Shoppe Canada, a national chain of franchised pharmacies. Earlier in his career, Murray honed his technical writing skills at Saville Systems, and international enterprise software company and at ATCO Electric, a regional energy utility.

Murray is a member of CPHR Alberta and, as such, adheres to its Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct, found here. He has held the Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation since 1997.

Murray earned a Master of Adult Education degree at St. Francis Xavier University, a Bachelor of Business Administration degree at Bishop's University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics at the University of Alberta. 

Murray and his wife, Dr. Marianne Rankin, reside in Edmonton, Alberta. They have three adult daughters.

Industries Served


POLICY PROTEC serves many industries, including:

  • Chemical processing / refining
  • Construction
  • Drilling
  • Engineering / Architecture
  • Financial services
  • Franchising
  • Healthcare
  • Law firms
  • Logistics / transportation
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining
  • Not-for-profit
  • Oil and gas
  • Recruiters
  • Retail
  • Telecommunications
  • Utilities