DAM San Diego 2019

The Art and Practice of Managing Digital Media


Robert Ionta

Digital Asset Manager - Omni Channel Marketing


Robert Ionta is a 3-time Emmy-Award winning broadcast and media management professional with over 20 years of experience in TV and sports broadcasting. He graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Television, Radio and Film production and went on to provide media management and content distribution services for Discovery Networks, Fox International, the 2002 World Cup and NBC Sports for 10 Olympic games. Rob discovered his passion for DAM during his time as a Sr. Media Operations Manager for Cartoon Network Latin America, where he implemented a media sharing system for the promotional and branding teams to share content across all regions. Rob joined IHG (Intercontinental Hotels Group) in 2018 and is currently managing the global assets for 20 hotel brands and leading the migration of multiple business units into one global enterprise DAM. 

Rob (AKA “the DAMbassador”) is excited to be a part of the Henry Stewart community and connect with fellow DAM colleagues.

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