Opmantek (ASSOB:OMK) CEO Danny Maher has been named the winner of the Gold Stevie® Award in the Executive of the Year category in the annual Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards.
The Stevie Awards are widely considered to be the world's premier business awards, conferring recognition for achievement in programs such as The International Business Awards for more than a decade. The awards will be presented to winners at a gala banquet at the InterContinental Hotel in Shanghai, China on 5 June.
Mr Maher was awarded the Gold Stevie for executive of the year with the Silver Stevie going to Alan Joyce (CEO of Qantas) and the Bronze to David Thodey (CEO of Telstra).
Danny has been a key figure in the Australian IT landscape, a serial entrepreneur and commercialiser of innovation and passionate promoter of the Australian IT industry.
Under Danny’s management, Opmantek has deployed a disruptive business model which has seen the Opmantek business grow to support a customer base of over 60,000 organisations in 130 countries globally. Every 6 minutes a new organisation implements an Opmantek product making Opmantek one of the fastest growing business software companies in the world.
Opmantek is Australian ICT Exporter of the year and a Queensland iAwards winner.
“Awards that follow from achievements are very satisfying. To receive a Gold Stevie award in front of two of Australia's leading executive's is fantastic recognition of the modern, innovative high growth business model developed and deployed at Opmantek and one that I hope will benefit many Australian companies." – Danny Maher, CEO Opmantek
Danny was also recognised for the generous contributions that he has made to the Gold Coast community, through mentoring, industry presentations, donations and for the foundation of the Griffith University Opmantek Industry Prize as a way to enrich student experiences and strengthen the link between academia and industry through industry based IT projects.
Details about the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards and the list of Stevie Award winners are available at http://Asia.Stevieawards.com.
Opmantek is a leading developer of Network Management Software and IT AudIT software with over 60,000 organisations globally using Opmantek software.
Opmantek’s flagship product is one of the world’s most popular network management systems – NMIS. NMIS was first released in 1999 and is known for operating at high scale and feature while reducing operational cost. NMIS is used in all industries and is particularly popular within Telecommunications organisations and Managed Service Providers. NMIS can be downloaded from Opmantek's website together with a variety of additional modules. Opmantek customers are many of the largest organisations in the world.
In 2013 Opmantek acquired leading IT AudIT software Open-AudIT. Open-AudIT was first released in 1999 and provides a complete audit of hardware and software installed in an organisations network, including routers, switches, pc's, printers, fileservers, mobile devices et al and all applications installed on the devices. It is popular to keep asset system up to date, detect changes to devices or new applications on the network and to ensure software license compliance.
About the Stevie® Awards
The Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards are the only business awards program to recognize achievement in the workplace in all 22 nations of the Asia-Pacific region. The Stevie Awards are widely considered to be the world's premier business awards, conferring recognition for achievement in programs such as The International Business Awards for more than a decade.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala banquet at the InterContinental Hotel in Shanghai, China on 5 June.
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the German Stevie Awards, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
Opmantek is a multi award winning Software Company operating in the field of Network Management and IT Audit.
Every six minutes somewhere in the world, a new organization implements an Opmantek product.
Opmantek’s commercial open source network management and IT audit software helps IT teams detect faults, review current and historical network performance, and predict where future failures are likely to occur.
Opmantek software is used by more than 70,000 organizations in 130 countries, and manages some of the world’s most complex IT environments including some of the world’s largest telecommunications carriers, managed service providers and banks.
Opmantek is a public company with corporate headquarters in Australia and listed on the Australian Small Scale Offerings Board (ASSOB:OMK)