WebDAM Announces Record-Setting Year of Growth with Enterprise Accounts

Accelerated growth driven by product expansion and major brands adopting WebDAM's cloud-based digital asset management platform

Jan 06, 2016, 12:00 ET from WebDAM

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WebDAM, a leader in digital asset management (DAM) and a Shutterstock company, announced today that it has completed another record-setting year of sales growth driven by enterprise account wins. In 2015, WebDAM achieved strong growth across vertical industries and geographies, securing business with notable brands such as Starbucks, StubHub, Qlik, Blue Apron, Hunter Douglas and SRI International.

"It was an incredible year for WebDAM. We accelerated customer acquisition rates, deepening our footprint in key industries while expanding into new regions," said Jody Vandergriff, WebDAM CEO and Co-Founder. "These accomplishments validate the growing need for effective brand and asset management tools capable of supporting today's digital pace and WebDAM's ability to successfully deliver."

WebDAM has fueled its growth and customer retention with a number of product enhancements, including:

  • Brand Connect -- A brand management application featuring a simple drag-and-drop environment for creating, publishing and distributing brand guidelines and brand assets.
  • Connector for Adobe Creative Cloud -- A workflow integration tool for Adobe Creative Cloud that provides direct access to creative assets from Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator.
  • Global Infrastructure -- Expanded platform and infrastructure to support rapid scale and international growth.

In addition, WebDAM expanded its distribution through several new strategic partnerships including Workfront. These partnerships solidify WebDAM as a leading digital asset management solution and provide expanded distribution channels.

To support its growing roster of enterprise customers in North America and abroad, WebDAM recently expanded its headquarters and opened an office in London. The company has continued to add talented members to its leadership team including Shane Westra, Vice President of Product and Mike Waite, Vice President of Marketing, both bringing strong experience in their fields across marketing and creative workflow technologies.

About WebDAM
WebDAM, a Shutterstock company, is a leader in digital asset management, changing the way marketing and creative teams manage the world's brands. Founded in 2005, WebDAM's cloud-based platform powers the visual content that drives impactful brand experiences, and allows brand-building activities to scale across the enterprise and consumer touchpoints. For more information, please visit WebDAM.com, and follow WebDAM on Twitter or Facebook.

About Shutterstock
Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 80,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 65 million images and 3 million video clips available.
Headquartered in New York City, with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, London, Los Angeles, Montreal, Paris, San Francisco and Silicon Valley, Shutterstock has customers in more than 150 countries. The company also owns Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media agency; Offset, a high-end image collection; PremiumBeat, a curated royalty-free music library; Rex Features, a premier source of editorial images for the world's media; and WebDAM, a cloud-based digital asset management solution for businesses.

For more information, please visit www.shutterstock.com and follow Shutterstock on Twitter and on Facebook.