David Lewis is President / CEO / Founder of OperationsInc, one of the Northeast’s largest Human Resources Outsourcing and Consulting firms, specializing in support for businesses small and large. Since its inception in 2001, the firm has experienced steady unprecedented growth and now engages 60+ HR professionals in support of a base of 1,400 clients. David is leveraging a 32 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 HR professionals with chapters in New York City and Connecticut. David’s active involvement in the local business community has included serving on The CT Business and Industry Association (www.CBIA.com) Board of Directors, The Fairfield County Business Journal Advisory Board, and several different board roles within the Southern CT Chapter of the Society for Human Resources Management (www.SOCTSHRM.org). He is also a past Board Member of TA Tech.
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 and the Fairfield County Business Journal’s 40 under 40 award. In 2007 OperationsInc received the Impact Award from the Bridgeport Regional Business Council for business leadership and outstanding commitment to the community. In 2012 OperationsInc was named a Top 10 Entrepreneurial Place to Work by NY Enterprise Report. In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 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 Bloomberg TV, The NY Times, Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur, The Wall Street Journal, HR Magazine, HR Executive, The NY Post, MSNBC, Forbes, and NPR. David is the on-air HR subject matter expert for Your Business, an MSNBC weekly show on small business issues, and is also frequently quoted by Joe Connolly (Bloomberg Business Report) on WCBS News Radio 880.