Blog | September 26, 2012

Join Webdam at the 2012 Henry Stewart DAM LA Conference

by Melissa Kelly in Digital Asset Management, Webdam Updates

The Henry Stewart DAM LA Conference is fast approaching and anyone involved with DAM is strongly recommended to attend. Many intelligent companies like Sony, Disney, New Balance, and more will be sharing their experiences with DAM. This is a great event for DAM professionals to learn from and connect with industry experts and peers about the latest trends and best practices for digital asset management. Webdam is offering free expo passes that includes admission to all the technology tracks as well as the talk by Webdam President, Jody Vandergriff. Get your free expo pass by submitting your information below and just pick up your pass at the event. For those of you that would like a full access conference pass, Webdam is offering a $100 discount, just enter the promo code “WEBDAM100” when you register.

Speakers at Henry Stewart DAM LA will be from many other well-known companies including: Comcast Media Center, Chrysler Group LLC, Quicksilver, Inc., Sony Pictures Entertainment, UPS, Disney Consumer Products, Showtime Networks Inc., Guitar Center, Hasbro Inc., Warner Bros., NASCAR Media Group, AMC and more!

Webdam is excited to have two exceptional speakers presenting at the conference. Jody Vandergriff, Webdam Co-Founder and President will be presenting on the benefits of cloud computing and Webdam customer, New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. will be speaking on DAM implementation. Be sure to attend these valuable talks and stop by the Webdam booth during the show to meet the Webdam team and all Webdam customers will receive a free gift. The expo pass is free and gives you access to tech track sessions,
just make sure you submit your information here:

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Highly recommended talks at the Henry Stewart Conference:

“Go Cloud – The Changing Future of DAM for Creative Professionals”

Speaker: Jody Vandergriff – Co-Founder and President, Webdam Solutions
Date: Day 2 – Fri, November 2, 2012
Time: 10:50am – 11:20am

Learn about the growing benefits of cloud computing and how it applies to rich media management in today’s world. Learn how DAM cloud nurtures the best innovation, ROI, usability, adoption, and customer experience.

Speaker Bio:
She brings 15 years of experience in web user interface, data management, and software development. In her role as President at Webdam Solutions, Jody enjoys working with professionals across diverse industries, providing new insights into the everyday struggles of media management. She is passionate about educating people on ways to make their jobs more efficient through digital asset management.


“Selection & Deployment Best Practices: Moving Fast & Still Getting it Right”

Speaker: Michael Shattuck – Photography Process Supervisor, New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc.
Date: Day 2 – Fri, November 2, 2012
Time: 12:20pm – 12:50pm

When looking for a DAM solution New Balance (NB) wanted something that would be scalable, quick to deploy, and easy to manage to meet current and growing needs. They went through a comprehensive evaluation process and identified Webdam as the right solution. NB will share their story of how they went from contract signing to production in less than a week. DAM is an integral part of the NB off-site workflow, as it is used to interact with off-site contractors and the majority of our other brands and others are sure to benefit from hearing their experience.

Speaker Bio:
He has been working with the e-commerce group of New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. for the last four years. Michael deals with the organizational management for the production team and necessary software applications. He manages efficient and consistent processes to handle the product from receiving through photography, post-process, and asset delivery.


You can see the full conference agenda here

What: Henry Stewart DAM LA 2012 Conference
When: November 1-2, 2012
Where: Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, California
Promo Code: WEBDAM100
Register Here