David Lewis is the Chief Executive Officer at OperationsInc, one of the nation’s largest and most premier Human Resources Outsourcing and Consulting firms. Founded by David in 2001, the now 90+ person consultancy provides HR, Payroll, Talent Acquisition, and Training and Development support to a base of over 1,600 clients representing businesses of all sizes throughout the US. David is leveraging a 30+ year career in Human Resources and Operational Management for leading firms including Merck/Medco and Computer Associates.
In addition to his work in HR outsourcing, David is also involved in many other endeavors, which include the co-founding of The CEO Roundtable, a Fairfield County-based business and networking group, and The HR Roundtable, a networking and educational group for over 100 HR professionals with chapters in Westchester County, New York City, and Connecticut. David’s active involvement in the business community includes serving on The CT Business and Industry Association (www.CBIA.com) Board of Directors, the Board of Industry Leaders for the Consumer Technology Association (www.CTA.tech), The Fairfield County Business Journal Advisory Board, and multiple board roles within the Southern CT Chapter of the Society for Human Resources Management (www.SOCTSHRM.org).
David and his firm have been recognized as industry and community leaders on several levels, including nominations for Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award. In 2012 OperationsInc was named a Top 10 Entrepreneurial Place to Work by NY Enterprise Report. Since 2013 (and every year thereafter) OperationsInc was recognized as a Top Workplace by Hearst Media. David was also named the Hearst Media Top Small Business Leader in 2017.
The media views David and the OperationsInc team as subject matter experts in the areas of Human Resources, workplace management, and Small Business issues, as well as a solid and trusted voice on regional business matters. Nationally recognized publications and outlets that have covered OperationsInc in the recent past include CNN, MSNBC, NPR, Bloomberg TV, The NY Times, Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur, The Wall Street Journal, HR Magazine, HR Executive, and The NY Post. David is the on-air HR subject matter expert for Your Business, an MSNBC weekly show on small business issues, and is also a regular source for business intelligence for Joe Connolly (Bloomberg Business Report) on CBS Radio.