Each month, we’ll go behind the scenes with one of our amazing employees here at R.W. Murray Co. For June, we get to know Rigg Wagner, our Director of Special Projects, a little better.

Rigg Wagner

Position at RWM: Director of Special Projects

Years at RWM: 20 (as of this coming October)

(pictured here playing with the No Pressure band)


Favorite food:  Steak & Potatoes
Favorite app:  Facebook
Favorite sports team:  Redskins
Favorite movie:  Blazing Saddles
Favorite author:  Mitch Bloom
Hidden talents:  Drummer and vintage drum collector
Motto or personal Mantra:  Just another “day” in paradise/Whatever!
One item I would bring to a desert island:  My wife
If I could meet anyone in the world dead or alive it would it be: Buddy Rich
The first thing I would buy if I won the lottery: Corvettes and more drums!
The most important thing I have learned in the last five years: Patience and family comes first!


What is the best part about working at R.W. Murray Co.?
Freedom to choose your path, the friends and clients I have made in the last 20 years.

I chose the construction industry because?
I first started my career as an electrician and moved my way into general contracting. My Dad was in the construction business so it was a natural path for me.

What is your proudest moment at R.W. Murray Co.?
The first year we won the ABC National Safety Award.

How do you balance your career at R.W. Murray Co. and family?
Very carefully – my grandkids keep us busy on the family side of things.

If you could switch your job with anyone else within R.W. Murray Co., whose job would you want?
No one – I like what I do, my position is unique.