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Wendy Shade Wendy Shade
Wendy Shade, FAI, is Program Manager with Iron Mountain. She has more than 30 years of experience in the field and serves as a partner with various internal teams in developing solutions and strategies to meet the current and future needs of the information management industry. Throughout her long tenure at Iron Mountain she’s held numerous roles which together with the extensive interaction she’s enjoyed with Records Management professionals, contribute to her ability to help shape the future of her organization. She served as President of ARMA Intl. in 1990, received the Distinguished Service Award in 1997 and was inducted into the Company of Fellows in 2003 as Fellow No. 34.

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Promoting Enterprise Collaboration – ARMA 2015

For the past 8 years, together with my good friend and colleague, April Dmytrenko, I’ve had the pleasure of co-producing the Fellows Forum at the Annual ARMA Conference. The Company of Fellows (FAI), established in 1990 , honors members of ARMA International who have distinguished themselves through outstanding achievements and […]


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Since this year’s ARMA Conference is primarily focused on navigating changes in our industry, I thought it would be interesting to reflect on the changes that I’ve experienced in more than 30 years as a conference attendee.   Most glaring is the reduced number of suitcases required!  At one time the Conference was […]


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