DAM New York 2019

The Art and Practice of Managing Digital Media


Jerry Melichar

Managing Director of Operations


Jerry Melichar is the Managing Director of Operations at VMLY&R in New York where he works closely with all departments to bring efficiencies and workflow improvements to creative and business operations across the agency.

Prior to joining VMLY&R, Jerry was the North America Director of Operations at Spark44, managing the Broadcast Production, Project Management and Digital Content teams for the Jaguar Land Rover brands. Jerry has also worked as an Operations lead for Vice Media, Focus Features/Universal Studios and Magnet Media. He holds an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business. As an Adjunct Professor for NYU Stern, he developed and co-taught a course focusing on in-person and online business communication best practices.

What others say

“This is the highlight of the year where you can surface from the daily struggles and get a glimpse of the big DAM picture, and beyond. Great source of inspiration & motivation!”

Folke Wulf
Richemont International

“Henry Stewart DAM events are an outstanding way to gain first-hand knowledge, network with others, and reinvigorate your own business.”

Nancy Burley
Estée Lauder Companies

The Henry Stewart DAM NY conference did not disappoint. The breadth of topics and experiences covered were amazing.  I could have used three of me to cover all the sessions I was interested in attending!

Christi Klein
Lowe's Companies, Inc.