David Campbell, Optimal’s Chief Operating Officer, has been recognized as one of 10 top COOs in the DC metro area. Click HERE to see David’s piece in the March issue of SmartCEO.

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Before you read the press release below, check out the following video of the event and watch this one too…David is a rockstar!

Optimal’s COO Chosen as Top Area Leader by SmartCEO Magazine


March 1, 2012


Rockville, MD–David Campbell, Optimal’s Chief Operating Officer, has been recognized as one of 10 top COOs in the DC metro area and one of 40 local executive team management honorees by Washington SmartCEO magazine. He was selected based on his contributions to the ongoing innovation at Optimal Networks and his commitment to building a diverse, talented, and motivated team.


“David has been instrumental in creating our corporate culture, retaining strong talent, and maintaining the highest client service standards,” said Heinan Landa, CEO of Optimal Networks. “He created our current bonus program which directly ties individual performance to team performance to organizational performance and continues to innovate across many areas in our organization.”


SmartCEO Magazine’s SmartCXO Awards salute top area COOs, CFOs, CIOs, and executive management teams. “Each SmartCXO winner undoubtedly represents the best of what Greater Washington has to offer: an extraordinary work ethic, passionate leadership, and success-driven management strategy,” said Jaime Nespor, group publisher of Washington SmartCEO magazine. “We are privileged to share in their success.”

The 2012 winners collectively, have grown their companies to more than 26,000 people and $8 billion in annual revenues. Mr. Campbell will be formally honored at an awards event on March 28, 2012 at the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center in College Park, MD.

“I’m honored to be the recipient of the 2012 SmartCXO award and I attribute much of our team’s success to the culture at Optimal—one that encourages and appreciates innovation and fresh perspectives,” said Campbell. “This award is a win for our entire company and the culture we’ve built.”


About Optimal Networks

Founded in 1991, Optimal Networks, Inc. provides comprehensive computer and network support services including full or partial IT management outsourcing, back-up and disaster recovery, cloud computing, and technology consulting services to law firms, associations, and small- to mid-sized businesses (SMBs). For more than two decades, Optimal has helped approximately 400 clients reduce network downtime, improve system performance, and make sure their technology helps drive their organization’s success.
About SmartCEO Magazine

SmartCEO magazine is a regional business resource read by more than 50,000 business owners in Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington DC metro markets. Each issue includes features, interviews, case studies, columns, and other departments designed to help CEOs address the daily challenges of running a business.

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