The DAM Guru Program blog contains educational digital asset management articles and links, program information, and calls for Gurus.

Guru Call: NYC DAM Meetup “Speed Networking” Event – New York, NY

Posted by on Aug 27, 2015 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

The leaders of the world’s largest DAM Meetup, the NYC DAM Meetup, have asked DAM Guru Program (DGP) to find members who are interested in participating as mentors in their “Speed Networking” event, scheduled for September 16, 2015. Interested members should contact their program manager. Your information will be passed on to the DGP member who is organizing this DAM Meetup. Reminder, you must be a DGP member for your information to be shared with the inquiring member. More information about this special event is available...

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Guru Talk: Maile Thiesen – UMass Amherst

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015 in DGP Member Interviews | Comments Off on Guru Talk: Maile Thiesen – UMass Amherst

With the speed in which our modern digital asset management industry changes and shifts, Maile knows it’s pretty much a requisite to continually be reading, learning and analyzing DAM forums, discussion groups and educational content currently available online. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? UMass Amherst is my first job as a Digital Asset Manager, however DAM has been essential throughout my career in photography and the film industry. When I worked in San Francisco,...

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Guru Call: DAM Meetup – Dallas, TX

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for DAM Guru Program members who are interested in joining a DAM Meetup that covers the greater Dallas area of Texas. Interested members should connect with their program manager. Your information will be passed on to the DGP member who is looking to organize this DAM Meetup. Reminder, you must be a DGP member for your information to be shared with the inquiring member....

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Guru Call: DAM Meetup – Mumbai, India

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for DAM Guru Program members who are interested in joining a DAM Meetup that covers the Mumbai, Thane, Kalyan areas of India. Interested members should connect with their program manager. Your information will be passed on to the DGP member who is looking to organize this DAM Meetup. Reminder, you must be a DGP member for your information to be shared with the inquiring member....

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Guru Call: DAM Meetup – Grand Rapids, MI

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for DAM Guru Program members who are interested in joining a DAM Meetup that covers the Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon areas of Michigan. Interested members should connect with their program manager. Your information will be passed on to the DGP member who is looking to organize this DAM Meetup. Reminder, you must be a DGP member for your information to be shared with the inquiring member....

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Guru Call: DAM Meetup – Seattle, WA

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015 in Guru Calls | 1 comment

Looking for DAM Guru Program members who are interested in joining a Seattle, WA DAM Meetup. Interested members can respond via the comments section or let their program manager know. Your information will be passed on to the DGP member who is looking to organize this DAM Meetup. Reminder, you must be a DGP member for your information to be shared....

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Using DAM Guru Program to start a DAM Meetup

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in DAM Events | 0 comments

Using DAM Guru Program to start a DAM Meetup

Looking to start a digital asset management Meetup in your area? DAM Guru Program can connect you with others nearby who are interested in doing the same. Some of the benefits of getting a DAM Meetup going include: Meet others in your area who share your interest in DAM Conduct in-person educational sessions without the expense of trade shows Establish a local Meetup chapter that isn’t under the control of any commercial interests DAM Guru Program encourages its members to connect with one another via Meetups because we believe facetime...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Jul 9, 2015 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for a Guru in Tampa Bay, FL. Member seeking some advice on digital asset management best practices. DGP member’s inquiry is regarding creating new policies for naming conventions, taxonomy, keywords and tags. They are also curious about migration of data. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Talk: Matthew Patulski – DAM Professional

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in DGP Member Interviews | Comments Off on Guru Talk: Matthew Patulski – DAM Professional

Matthew knows building a user culture after launch is key to really making a DAM implementation successful. He shares his three-part approach to this. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? My Digital Asset Management experience began at Capgemini in 2008 as the DAM Solution Manager for Capgemini’s Global Marketing and Communications team, a distributed team of 700 persons in 40 countries enabling 140,000 consultants, subject matter experts, and sales professionals. To identify our...

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Guru Talk: Michelle Adams – Triad Retail Media

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 in DGP Member Interviews | Comments Off on Guru Talk: Michelle Adams – Triad Retail Media

Michelle knows that a successful DAM requires understanding the perspective of the stakeholders. Those who use it daily will ultimately determine the system’s success and adoption rate. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? I work for Triad Retail Media. We sell, manage and execute Digital Retail Media programs on websites, mobile devices and in-store TVs — in fact, on any Digital Retail Platform targeting consumers. In the last couple of years, we have been expanding...

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