DAM Guru Program Blog

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

Guru Talk: Jill Fisher – Ithaca College

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Guru Calls | Comments Off

Guru Talk – Jill Fisher: Having worked in DAM since 2000, Fischer notes that server compatibility to DAM systems is a key component to maintaining up-to-date versions of DAM software. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? I have been at Ithaca College for the last 20 years doing work in DAM since 2000. My previous work experience was in offset printing for many years before coming to Ithaca College. I was hired primarily to work with the Manager of Printing Services in...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for a Guru in NY, USA.  Member works within the manufacturing-tech sector and would like to see how other DAMs are configured. Interested in tracking and reporting asset activity. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Guru Calls | Comments Off

Looking for a Guru in CA, USA.  Member has MLIS and is looking for some guidance on best practices for digital asset management. Familiar with ResourceSpace and works within the education sector. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Talk: Shannon Davis – Alberta Tourism

Posted by on Aug 11, 2014 in DGP Member Interviews | Comments Off

Guru Talk – Shannon Davis: Having held multiple roles in the Digital Asset Management field, Davis understands the importance of conferences and networking events within the industry. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? Although I recently transitioned to another position within Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation, I was the Acting Team Lead for the Digital Assets Library for the Ministry.  I managed all aspects of the Digital Assets Library, including consulting and...

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Guru Call: India

Posted by on Aug 8, 2014 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for a Guru in India. Member is new to DAM world and like to learn more about digital asset management.Seeking assistance with how to migrate assets from one source to another and key areas like Metadata, Taxonomy, XMP and Workflows. Newbie speaks English. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Guru Calls | 0 comments

Looking for a Guru in NY, USA. Member looking to start a dialogue with someone in the DAM industry who has experience with Portfolio. Insight to possible pitfalls or considerations they may not have considered would be appreciated. Member works in the non-profit sector. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Talk: Adam Hess – Arcadia University

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in DGP Member Interviews | Comments Off

Guru Talk - Adam Hess: With the understanding that digital asset management is completely organic and needs to be able to grow in a natural progression, Hess has been able to find success with many types of DAM systems in his career. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? I started as a DAM professional in graduate school, during a Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts program at Louisiana State University (LSU). For three years, I digitized oversized materials such as maps, posters...

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Aug 1, 2014 in Guru Calls | Comments Off

Looking for a Guru in NJ, USA. Member is in the music industry and is seeking guidance on best practices for digital asset management. Specifically looking for a on-site software solution. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup #GuruCall

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Guru Call: USA

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Guru Calls | Comments Off

Looking for a Guru in CA, USA. Member is seeking to define company policy and best practices for their DAM system. Speaks English. Signup: http://damguru.com/signup...

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Guru Talk: Greg Crowson – RE/MAX

Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 in DGP Member Interviews | Comments Off

Guru Talk – Greg Crowson: Having spent the past 7 years in the DAM industry, working with Sports Authority and RE/MAX, Crowson understands that in order to achieve success, you must never stop learning. What companies/organizations have you worked for as a DAM professional? What was your role at each? Sports Authority Corporate Headquarters: When I accepted the role of Digital Asset Manager at SA, the system they had in place consisted of a singular asset database that was nothing more than a repository for the still-image assets that were...

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