Chief Operating Officer
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Donovan currently leads his company's global digital transformation and its technology strategy, with teams operating across North America, Europe, and the Middle East implementing solutions to streamline our operations and digitize our products. He is also the co-founder of NextOp, a Houston-based non-profit that provides combat veterans jobs in the energy sector.Donovan is also the New-York-Times-bestselling author of Joker One and The Leader's Code.Donovan has over a decade of experience leading teams in the most demanding environments imaginable, whether front-line combat or business/department turnarounds, and he is passionate about bringing a focus on building individual character into the workplace. Since 2001, Donovan has served three combat deployments with the United States Marine Corps. After his military commitment ended, Donovan entered the business world as part of PepsiCo's Leadership Development Program and then as the COO of one of North America's fifty largest printing companies. In 2009, Random House published his first book, New-York-Times best-seller 'Joker One.' In April 2013, Random House published Donovan's second book, 'The Leader's Code,' describing the virtues-based, servant-leader model that is effective both on and off the battlefield.Donovan is passionate about the unconventional revolution taking place in the oil and gas industry and the effects that the revolution will have - economically, geopolitically, and otherwise - in the United States and across the world.Donovan is available for speaking engagements, and his speaker’s profile can be found on Random House Speakers Bureau - http://www.rhspeakers.com/speaker/donovan-campbell/. Previous speaking engagements include the Bush Family Celebration of Reading, 'Doing the Right Thing' Panel, National Association of Small Business Investors, CEO Institute, and Center for Brain Health Leadership Series.