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    Mary's Musings: January 2018

    Best Wishes for a Wonderful, Healthy and Happy 2018!

    The New Year is well underway, and the ARMA Metro NYC Board would like to share with you the exciting educational events we have planned:

    Mark your brand new 2018 Calendars!

    • Thursday February 15th, 5:30 pm – 8 pm: “Records Retention Schedules and their impact on your IG Program” – presented by Mark Diamond, Contoural, to be held at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, 601 Lexington Ave @ 53rd Street
    • Register Early!! Tuesday March 6th 7:30 am-5 pm The Early Bird Rates have been extended through February 15th  Only! - - Our premier event -  our signature Annual Conference, held in collaboration with our sister chapters from New Jersey, Connecticut and Long Island
      • Leading speakers will provide valuable, usable insights on information governance, privacy and security, technology and RIM 101.  
      • New This Year: We are adding a 5th track – complete with CLE accreditation - welcome to the Sedona conference as they have prepared this track for those interested in hearing from highly accomplished legal speakers, among whom are 4 former and current judges
      • Location: Executive Conference Center, 1601 Broadway @W. 48th Street, in the heart of Times Square
      • Conclude the day socializing at the wonderful networking reception, starting at 5 pm, sponsored by Iron Mountain
      • See the Event Website for Program Details
      • For those vendors wishing to exhibit, please see our website for information - or email 
    • Tuesday March 20th- 9 am to 5 pm- Certified Records Manager/Certified Records Analyst Exam Preparation Workshop (Parts 1-5) – for those of you preparing to take the CRM or CRA exam, this workshop will cover the essentials, to be held at King & Spalding, 1185 Ave. of the Americas, btw. W. 46th and W. 47th St.

    In Case You Missed It

    • Melissa Dederer led a CRM/CRA Information Session on January 18th, which demonstrated the high level of interest in our chapter for pursuing these Certifications.
    • Our January Networking Social on January 24th was right up our alley.  Members and guests, old and new, got to better know one another, while noshing and bowling a few frames!

    Check out our website for the past presentations page (when available)

    Volunteer! Now is the Perfect Time
    If you are interested in participating at a higher level this year in any way, we have many volunteer opportunities for members and now would be a great time to get involved.  Just send a note to Gene Stakhov, Executive VP at: or Glenn Fischer, VP, Membership at

    Stay tuned to our website  and social media for the most up to date chapter information. We have posted our Yearly Calendar under “Year at a Glance”. 

    Join the Conversation!

    Don’t forget the ARMA Metro NYC Chapter has an active social media presence on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.  Let’s Get Social! 

    Please feel free to provide your feedback and ideas anytime to!

    See you in the New Year!
    Mary Sherwin, CRM, IGP

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