We have been teaching courses in all areas of enterprise data management since 1997 and are considered to be the premier provider of online data management education and training. We have over 20 years’ experience in teaching data management, data governance, metadata management, data literacy, and related topics.


Dr. David Marco

David is one of the world’s experts in enterprise data management, data governance, data warehousing, and metadata management.  As a consultant and speaker, he has guided hundreds of client partner organizations in their data management improvement journeys.

David is the author of the two best-selling books on metadata management “Universal Meta Data Models” and “Building and Managing the Meta Data Repository“. In addition, he is a coauthor of “Impossible Data Warehouse Situations and Solutions from the Experts” and “Data Resource Management“.  David has published hundreds of articles, has appeared as a keynote speaker at numerous

A graduate of De Paul University (BS and MBA), David is the founder and president of EWSolutions, Inc. (http://www.ewsolutions.com)


Dr. Anne Marie Smith

Anne Marie is an internationally known expert in enterprise data management, data governance, data architecture, and data management program assessment.  With over 20 years’ experience as a consultant, she offers a practical perspective on challenging situations in all areas of data management. 

Anne Marie is an educator known for her knowledge depth and her engaging teaching style, traits that are appropriate for the V.P. of Education for EWSolutions, Inc. (http://www.ewsolutions.com)  Anne Marie has published over one hundred articles and was a contributing author or reviewer of many professional texts.  She has taught and spoken at numerous conferences. 

A graduate of La Salle (BA and MBA) and Northcentral (Ph.D.) universities, Anne Marie holds a variety of certifications in data and risk management, adult education, and online education.