Rob O’Keefe Named CEO Report’s Innovator and Entrepreneur Award Winner
Arlington, VA, October 19, 2018 — CEO Report announced that Arc Aspicio President Rob O’Keefe won the 2018 Innovator and Entrepreneur Award. This award celebrates high-impact executives that are propelling their company forward with innovative ideas, products, and services.
The award highlights O’Keefe’s leadership of the Strategy Innovation Lab (SILab), Arc Aspicio’s knowledge hub and idea incubator that provides clients and employees with access to innovation through strategies, technology, methods, tools, and events. O’Keefe is a dedicated technology professional who uses advanced methods, including blockchain technology and Agile software, to bring innovation to the Federal Government and accelerate mission results.
O’Keefe also leads Arc Aspicio’s Design Thinking practice, focused on creating innovation techniques tailored to the Federal Government. Government partners, including the Department of Homeland Security, Department of Defense, and the Defense Acquisition University, have invited O’Keefe to lead Design Thinking challenges, classes, and sessions.
“In early 2018, Arc Aspicio recommitted to a bold strategy that encourages exploration with our Government clients. We are looking at ways to use innovation practices, technology, strategy, and tools,” said O’Keefe. “I am honored to receive this award. It shows that our strategy of exploration is making an impact on our clients.”
Arc Aspicio embraces innovation through initiatives such as the SILab, Idea Jam events, Design Thinking methods and training, Innovation Day sessions, and our Arc Tank idea incubator. Arc Tank gives employees the opportunity to pitch innovations to company executives like O’Keefe. He frequently judges this competition to give all employees the opportunity to explore the future of the company and of consulting.
CEO Report will recognize the winners at a reception in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on November 7, 2018.
Lynn Ann Casey
Chief Executive Officer
About Arc Aspicio
Arc Aspicio is a management, strategy, and technology consulting firm that takes a mission-oriented approach to complex client challenges. Focused on innovation, Arc Aspicio provides services in strategy, design, human capital, operations, analytics and visualization, technology and information sharing. The company is known for a strong, collaborative culture that values gratitude, provides leadership opportunities, and explores the future. Our teams take a human-centered approach to working with clients and are flexible and responsive within dynamic Government client environments that often have new priorities and evolving missions. We thrive in these situations and promote continuous improvement and new ideas. And, #welovedogs! Follow us on Twitter @arcaspicio or learn more at www.arcaspicio.com.