Michael Miguelez, CEO of OPTiMO, and Michael Wu, Vice President, Operations recently sat down with OrangeSlices to discuss the the growing role of the CXO, ethics in practice and culture as a draw to retain and keep top talent.
The interview covers a range of topics including work culture, work/life balance, emotional intelligence, selective partnering and giving back.
Be sure to check out the interview to read about these thought-provoking topics, and gain valuable insights from Michael Miguelez and Michael Wu.
Head on over to OrangeSlices to read the full interview
OPTiMO Information Technology (OPTiMO) has just been recognized as being among OrangeSlices’ most recent Elev8 GovCon honorees.
The Federal GovCon sector continues to be one of the most complex and competitive marketplaces in the world and the consistent and long-term winners of today and tomorrow are those companies which understand they must not only offer efficient and effective solutions, but also a corporate culture that drives their own excellence, making them attractive to talent, for partners, and for clients.
Like OPTiMO, these honorees represent government contractors that have been identified as #doingittherightway based on actions and impacts in several key areas:
- Expounding a Corporate Culture that is defined, evolving and authentic.
- Evidence of Mission Focus which providers a greater view into purpose and intent is clear.
- Execution as an Ethical, reputable and sought-after partner is confirmed.
- Employee Focus is demonstrated and ongoing.
- Engagement within the broader community is clear.
- Embracing Philanthropy has been demonstrated in one or more key ways.
- Evidence of Inclusivity is clear, encouraged and channels exist for voices to be heard.
- Exemplification of Innovation through technology, process, mission or approach is clear.
These characteristics provide a major competitive edge, to include increased employee and customer engagement and loyalty translating into higher growth and profitability. These companies and the leaders guiding their teams forward understand what it takes and are models of #doingittherightway.
The official announcement is available here.
About OrangeSlices AI
Developed by a team of government and industry contracting subject matter experts, the OrangeSlices AI data driven platform is a publicly available searchable listing of the top information technology and consulting services contractors doing business with the Federal government today. Driven by a robust and comprehensive set of authoritative and trusted data sources, the OS.ai tool is intended to help government and industry leaders find the right partner to help deliver on the important missions of the Federal government. #Elev8GovCon
OPTiMO is an IT services provider with areas of expertise spanning design and development, cloud, data, engineering and integration, and innovation solutions and research. We’ve earned the unwavering trust of our customers, who cite the exceptional quality of our work and our smart, collaborative team for consistently ensuring project success.
OPTiMO is a privately held, certified 8(a) small, disadvantaged business operating from the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and the Mid-Atlantic region.