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    Mary's Musings: April 2018

    April 2018 – Mary’s Musings


    Greetings Fellow ARMA Metro NYC Members and Friends!

    Outside the temps are still a little chilly and even though there is no more snow (we hope!), ARMA Metro NYC has a flurry of Year-End Events!   Following our very successful March Annual Conference held on March 6, the Board would like to share with you the exciting news and upcoming educational events we have planned:

    • Wednesday April 11th -  5:30 pm – 8 pm- Recent Trends in Legal Hold - Automation & Machine Learning – Presented by Sean Riley, Principal; Krishnan Ramachandran, Manager, Deloitte Advisory.  For Info and To Register Click Here.
    • Tuesday April 17th – ARMA at Noon - Expert Roundtable – Benchmark with Peers, Ask What You should Do (or not) Next – Led by Jason Stearns, CRM, IGP, Blackrock and Jennifer Watters Farley, CRM, IGPm Ropes & Gray, at Kelley, Drye and Warren 101 Park Ave, NYC 10017. For Info and  To Register Click Here
    • Tuesday May 22nd – ARMA at NoonThe Impact of Global Regulations on IG & RIM – presented by Jim Koziol, BDO Consulting  at 100 Park Ave #9, New York, NY 10017.  For Info and  To Register Click Here
    • Thursday May 31st – 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm The ARMA Metro NYC Awards and an Overview of the Paley Center for Media’s Radio and Television Archives at the Vanderbilt Suites, The MetLife Building,  E. 44th  St. & Vanderbilt Ave, New York, NY 10166
    • Wednesday June 6th - 6pm – 8 pm – Summer Social Event – Stay Tuned for More Information!
    • Save the Date –Tuesday March 5, 2019 – Next Year’s ARMA NYC Annual Conference!


    Announcing the ARMA Metro NYC Mentorship Program

    Are you new to the RIM profession and seeking a mentor? Perhaps you are looking for a mentor for the CRM or IGP exams?  Or are you are an experienced Information Governance Professional who would like to share your knowledge with up and coming IG Pros or CRM/IGP exam takers?  The ARMA NYC Chapter Mentorship Program is just for you!  Check out the landing page here and stay tuned for a slicker, fully integrated web-based application coming soon to our website.  In the meantime, if you have any questions or would like to apply by email, feel free to send a message to:

    Chapter Awards Ceremony

    Every year we honor our members who have made significant contributions to the life of the Chapter and to the Profession.  Our awards are:

    •        Chapter Leader of the Year
    •        Chapter Member of the Year
    •        Chapter Honored Member of the Year
    •        New Member of the Year

    We will be honoring our distinguished members at our meeting on Thursday May 31st so be sure to join in the fun!


    The ARMA Metro NYC Chapter is only able to present such a full event program every year with its extremely active Board of Directors, who must be elected annually.  The elected positions are President, Executive Vice President, Secretary, Treasury and VP, Membership.  Our elections this year will be held in early May.  Keep your eyes peeled for the ballot email. 

    Welcome New Members


    •        Caleb Gattegno, New York Life Insurance Company
    •        Yujun Pian, United Nations
    •        Birol Cor, CLS Bank International
    •        Stephen O’Toole, Berkley Technology Svc
    •        Kyra Saffran, Sullivan Strickler
    •        Lori Russel, Nuix


    Membership Benefits

    One of the Benefits of Membership in the ARMA Metro NYC chapter is access to all of our past presentations.  If you are a member, log into the Member Area and click on “Downloads”.  Your User ID and Password are the same as when you are registering for a meeting. 

    Sister Chapter Happenings


    In Case You Missed It

    • Tuesday March 20th  - the Certified Records Manager/Certified Records Analyst Exam Preparation Workshop (Parts 1-5) – was very popular. Please let us know if you are interested in attending a future session.  


    If you are interested in participating at a higher level 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, Twitter and LinkedIn.  Let’s Get Social!


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

    Mary Sherwin, CRM, IGP

    President, ARMA Metro NYC

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