Deltek and SoDA to Partner at Agency Industry Event in Austin, Texas

Deltek, along with marketing partner SoDA, to host industry insider panel discussion prior to SXSW Interactive 2015 to discuss best practices for tackling common complexities in the agency industry

Herndon, VA – March 11, 2015 – Deltek, the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for project-based businesses, recently announced that it will be partnering with SoDA to host the agency industry event Cocktails, Conversations and Creative Leaders. SoDA – the Society of Digital Agencies – is an extremely selective association of the world’s most preeminent companies with digital DNA. SoDA’s members (top digital agencies and elite production companies) come by invitation only and hail from 30 countries across 6 continents.

The event, taking place prior to the SXSW Interactive 2015 conference in Austin, will be held on Thursday, March 12 from 4pm-7pm at Abel’s on the Lake. Moderator Brian LaMee, Deltek’s Head of Product Marketing, will host a panel of industry insiders discussing best practices for tackling the complexities that the agency industry is experiencing. The interactive event will also include a networking cocktail reception.

Cocktails, Conversation and Creative Leaders panelists include:

  • Mary Warsinske, Sr. Manager of Agency Operations at Wunderman, Seattle
  • Robert Edwards, Sr. Manager of Creative Technology at Team One, Los Angeles
  • Anna Owens, Sr. Project Manager at EWI Worldwide, Austin
  • Tom Fornoff, President of Tocquigny, Austin

“Creative agencies around the world deal with similar issues when it comes to traffic, project, resource and financial management. This panel discussion will aim at sharing best practices to avoid some of the pitfalls around our common issues. I’m excited to bring my experience to the conversation and shed light on how Deltek’s TrafficLIVE solution has helped us manage our agency and daily operations,” said Deltek TrafficLIVE user and panelist Mary Warsinske, Senior Manager of Agency Operations at Wunderman.

To find out more about this event, visit the Deltek TrafficLIVE event page.

About SoDA

SoDA serves as a network and voice for entrepreneurs and innovators around the globe who are creating the future of marketing and digital experiences.

SoDA is a non-profit industry organization with Adobe Systems as its founding sponsor.

About Deltek

Deltek is the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for professional services firms and government contractors. For decades, we have delivered actionable insight that empowers our customers to unlock their business potential. 19,000 organizations and 2 million users in over 80 countries around the world rely on Deltek to research and identify opportunities, win new business, optimize resources, streamline operations, and deliver more profitable projects. Deltek – Know more. Do more.®

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For further information contact:

Lauran Cacciatori
Senior Director, Corporate Marketing and Communications
+1 703.885.9947