Ian Murray '97 Zeta Psi Lafayette College

Ian Murray, the 37-year-old co-founder and co-chief executive of apparel brand Vineyard Vines. Read the full story in the Wall Street Journal…..

  • Co-founder and co-CEO of Vineyard Vines with his older brother, Shep Murray.
  • Founded in 1998, the Stamford, Conn.-based label is sold in 21 of its own retail stores and retailers including Saks Fifth Avenue and Nordstrom.
  • The label’s logo is a whale, a nod to Martha’s Vineyard’s whaling history. The founders’ father taught his sons how to carve the island’s famous wooden whales when they were children.

The Zeta Psi Fraternity of North America (ΖΨ) was founded June 1st 1847 as a social college fraternity. Zeta Psi, like all conventional university fraternities, operates as chapters at various campuses around North America and the world. Zeta Psi has chapters in four countries: Canada, the United States, Scotland and England. Zeta Psi strives to be the premier international men’s fraternal organization dedicated to forging academic excellence and life-long bonds of brotherhood. Through active chapter participation and continuing alumni outreach, Zeta Psi members are committed to the development of leadership, character and intellect and to the service of their brothers, their communities and mankind.