Meeting/Event Information

    ARMA @ Noon Meeting - October 24, 2017

    October 24, 2017
    12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
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    Kelley Drye and Warren
    101 Park Avenue, 27th floor
    New York, NY 10178

    Inside the American Express Corporate Archives (1 hour, 1 credit)

    Ira Galtman, Director, American Express Corporate Archives, will present an overview of the Archives’ holdings, which include historical documents, advertising, photographs, sample financial products, travel brochures, videos, and digital content from 1850-present. He will highlight the ways in which the Archives is used for internal and external communications such as publications, intranet and social media postings, and history exhibits. His talk will also illustrate how the Archives contributes to employees’ understanding and importance of the American Express brand. 

    Ira Galtman, Director of the American Express Corporate Archives, joined the company in 1996 as an Assistant Manager and in 2000 became Manager of the Corporate Archives. Responsible for acquiring, preserving and communicating American Express’ heritage, Ira manages the Archives’ rich collection, which includes thousands of historical documents, photographs, sample products, advertisements, publications, artifacts, videos, and digital content from 1850 through the present.  Ira received his B.A. in History from Brooklyn College and an M.A. in History and Certificate in Archival Management from New York University.  Entering the archival field in 1993, his professional experience includes work at the U.S. National Archives, the New York City Municipal Archives, and at several corporate archives on a consulting basis, including the New York Life Insurance Company, American Academy in Rome, and Merrill Lynch. 

    Cash will not be accepted at the door.

    Registration includes lunch. If you have specific dietary needs, please contact [email protected]

    Note: To receive Member pricing, you must log on and register for the event using your ARMAInternational email address. If this is first time logging on to new ARMA Metro NYC website, you must create a new password by clicking "Forgot username/password?" and following the instructions.

    Dress Code: Business Casual Attire

    This event is being sponsored by:


    Partnering and sponsorship opportunities for other ARMA Metro NYC events are available. To learn more, contact Cindy Zuvich at [email protected].



    $20.00 Member Ticket

    $20.00 Non-Member Ticket