[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The Information Governance Initiative (IGI) is committed to facilitating close working relationships with similar organizations that provide practical resources to professionals within their industry. As part of those efforts, we are excited to announce that Aliye Ergulen and Reed Irvin have joined us as our first information governance (IG) liaisons between the IGI and the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM). According to its website, the EDRM is, “a coalition of consumers and providers working together since 2005 to create practical resources to improve e-discovery & information governance.” The organization has developed numerous reference models, including the Information Governance Reference Model (IGRM). Jason R. Baron (IGI Co-Chair) is the IGI’s liaison to the EDRM.[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1417472854574{padding-right: 2px !important;padding-left: 2px !important;}”]Aliye Ergulen is responsible for ECM Portfolio Marketing Management at IBM. She has spent over 24 years focused on Business Intelligence, Enterprise Content Management, Archiving, eDiscovery, and Information Lifecycle Governance in a sales, product management, and marketing capacity. She is Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) Advisory Board member and EDRM Information Governance Reference Model (IGRM) Subgroup co-leader.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Reed Irvin is senior vice president, product, at Viewpointe, responsible for the overall direction and growth of OnPointe®.With more than 20 years of industry experience in records management and information governance, Irvin regularly speaks and writes on the subject. He is an active member of the EDRM, currently co-chairs the IGRM (Information Governance Reference Model), serves on the Advisory Committee and has been a member of ARMA International for more than 20 years.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]Aliye Ergulen

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