Steve Weissman helps you do information right by bringing order and discipline to your governance and process practices. Principal Consultant at Holly Group and Co-Founder of the Information Coalition (now merged with ARMA), he is an expert consultant, trainer, and speaker who leverages a proven proprietary methodology MaxTV® to optimize everything from strategic planning and needs assessment to vendor selection and user adoption.
He is, in short, The InfoGov Guy™, furthering for 20+ years best-practices for finding, leveraging, and protecting your business-critical information.
Mr. Weissman is a big believer in the power of community to foster learning and breed success. A member of the AIIM Company of Fellows and a four-year President of the AIIM New England Chapter, he served nationally on the AIIM Professional Advisory Council and spent five years on the AIIM Conference Committee as a member and as Chair. The creator, face, and voice of the introductory videos for AIIM’s Certified Information Professional designation, he is a CIP himself and has prepared candidates for AIIM’s CIP, ECM, and BPM exams.
Mr. Weissman is highly regarded for his populist style and is uniquely accessible for a thought leader of his experience and stature. A dynamic writer and public speaker, he blogs regularly, presents often to senior staff and internal program teams, and consistently ‘wows’ participants in public and private conferences, workshops, and webinars. He also has hosted two pioneering Internet Radio programs (Content Is as Content Does and Inside Information).
Specialties include information planning, needs analysis, ROI / TCO / MaxTV® analysis, RFP development, vendor selection, and user adoption, as well as strategies for assessing and improving information- and process-related strategies, policies, procedures, and technologies.
Expertise in information governance, enterprise content management (ECM), records management, workflow and business process management (BPM), collaboration, social media, mobile computing, cloud computing, imaging, forms, taxonomy / metadata, and disruptive forces like SharePoint once was.
Member of the AIIM Company of Fellows; Strategic Advisor to the Information Governance Conference; Past President of the AIIM New England Chapter; holder of Certified Information Professional (CIP), ECM, BPM, and INFO credentials.
Before founding Holly Group, Mr. Weissman was Senior Analyst at Insight Forums, where he built and marketed conferences and online communities for senior executives financial services and healthcare.
Before that, he was Senior Analyst and Director of Marketing at Art Plus Technology and NEPS, and was the force behind Kinetic Information LLC, an independent consulting and analyst firm he led for 12+ years.
Other previous roles included senior positions at Hurwitz Consulting Group, BIS Strategic Decisions, and Arthur D. Little Decision Resources.