Beth Maser is a recognized subject matter expert in knowledge management and has decades of leadership and digital media expertise from her work in commercial and government markets. As president of History Associates, Beth is leading the company’s expanding capabilities in digital history. She works with her team to help clients leverage opportunities from historical information and to find creative ways to engage audiences of all types.
Beth has managed high-profile projects for the National Archives and Records Administration, the Library of Congress, USAID Knowledge Services Center, ABC News, as well as Fortune 500 companies and law firms, where she helped to source, organize and apply information in strategic and innovative ways. Prior to joining History Associates, she was the Director of Records and Information Systems at PPC, a management consulting firm, where she quadrupled the firm’s knowledge management services to $17M. As the Senior Director of Professional Services for an INC 500 Information Services firm, she led teams of professionals to win and execute corporate and government contracts valued at more than $15M annually.
Beth also founded and managed two organizations – University Ventures, a consulting operation, and Semantic Staffing, a boutique information management services recruiting firm. She has been an active member of the DC Chapter of the Special Libraries Association, recently serving as President.
Beth is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). She has a MLIS from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, an MA in History and Public Policy from George Washington University, and a BA in History from Washington University. She maintains a strong network of industry contacts and is also active in several DC-area organizations.