Registration Now Open to DAM Professionals, Agencies and Canto Business Partners; Two-Day Conference Focuses on DAM Best Practices in the Digital Age

April 6, 2016 – San Francisco, CA — Canto, a leading provider of digital asset management (DAM) solutions, today announced the agenda for its inaugural Canto Digital Asset Management Summit Americas, which will take place May 9 – 10 in New York City. Registration for the information-packed DAM conference is now open.

Designed for anyone with a professional interest in DAM, and tailored for Canto Cumulus enterprise customers, the conference will feature deep-dive case study presentations, hands-on workshops and collaborative breakout sessions. The exclusive content will address a diverse range of topics, from the everyday challenges of individual DAM users, to the mobility and platform integration issues facing DAM decision makers, and the complex technical requirements of DAM implementers.

“As DAM demands increase in complexity, the value that DAM systems deliver to the enterprise grows exponentially, especially as the global market continues to experience a rapid rise in the number of digital assets in play,” said Jack McGannon, chief executive officer, Canto. “Canto is stepping up to the challenges organizations face by bringing together the brightest minds in DAM—spanning customer and vendor organizations, as well as industry thought leaders. We’re looking forward to welcoming all who want to learn more about DAM trends, gather practical product education and take away new strategies and relationships with peers and experts.”

John Horodyski, partner, Optimity Advisors, will deliver the opening keynote on May 9. Other headline speakers include Danielle Forshtay, publications coordinator, Lockheed Martin; Craig Tarr, senior director of interactive applications, International Speedway Corporation; and Mary Litviak, creative services coordinator, Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board.

Sponsors of the Canto DAM Summit include Platinum Sponsor e-Spirit and Gold Sponsors inMotionNow and Modula4. The Helen Mills Theater, one of New York City’s most unique venues, will be home to day one of the event. The Ace Hotel New York, residing in a historic, turn-of-the-century building in Midtown Manhattan, is host of day two.

The Summit is open to anyone with a professional interest in DAM. For more information or to register, visit

About Canto

Canto is committed to innovation, with a focus on delivering digital asset management (DAM) software and services that solve customers’ ongoing brand asset challenges and help to promote brand awareness. Founded in 1990, Canto is an industry pioneer and leader with more than 2,400 customers worldwide. Canto’s offerings include its flagship enterprise DAM technology, Cumulus, which allows customers to efficiently secure, repurpose and distribute brand assets, and its SaaS solution Flight to facilitate basic digital asset management and collaboration for teams. Supported by a global partner network, Canto is based in San Francisco (USA), Berlin and Giessen (Germany).  For more information, visit