Patrick Lam
Feb 27, 2023
(5 votes)

Welcome new OMVPs 2023!

Optimizely’s top-tier Most Valuable Professionals program honors 8 new OMVPs.

There's no greater way to start the week off than to announce the new OMVP members of 2023. Before I share the list of new members, here is a little about the OMVP program.

In 2007, EPiServer started a program called the Most Valuable Professionals (MVP) program as a 'thank you' to our most active mentors who lead the way for all other community members. These MVPs are nominated by others in the technical community as individuals who bring their experience in technology and business forward in the spirit of open exchange of knowledge and creativity. They willingly use the knowledge gained through their own successes and failures to accelerate the success of others. Once nominated, there is a selection process evaluating the candidate's engagement within the community, Optimizely project involvement, and other factors. When evaluations close, the new OMVP class is selected and receives exclusive status with Optimizely and its partners.

Becoming an OMVP gives these professionals access to additional exclusive benefits for their partners, and membership-only access to events, activities, and sneak peeks! Events including Local Developer Meetups, Roadshows, OMVP Summit/Retreat, Optimizely Connect, and more can be found on World. Look for more events this year!

As aforementioned, OMVPs are the main ambassadors for all Optimizely products as well as the main contributors in our Optimizely World and Slack communities, blogs, and forums. These individuals share and inspire others within the community to unlock digital potential. Let's salute our Fall class of OMVPs!

The New Optimizely MVPs

David Drouin-Prince
Technical Lead

David Lewis
Director of Optimizely Practice

John Dymond
Optimizely Director
Kashif Hasan
First Three Things

Matthew Damon
Director of Engineering, Optimizely

Minesh Shah
Solutions Architect

Ryan Tepperman
Senior Analyst, Marketing Science

Stuart Greig
Principal Developer
The MTM Agency

Congratulations to the 2023 winter class of OMVPs! This group will enjoy benefits exclusive to them, including early access to new products & features, an audience with Optimizely leadership for feedback, and in-person parties/events and swag! Optimizely welcomes these amazing professionals to the prestigious OMVP group for the 16th year in a row. To see the rest of our incredible OMVPs please visit our OMVP page.

If you know someone who you think should be an OMVP, nominate them or send them the link to apply.

We also have a lot of events coming up and we look forward to seeing you there! Register here.

Feb 27, 2023


Aniket Feb 27, 2023 03:15 PM

Congratulations and Welcome!

Kevin Schofield
Kevin Schofield Feb 27, 2023 03:45 PM

Congratulations all!

Janaka Fernando
Janaka Fernando Feb 27, 2023 04:38 PM

Congratulations to all the new OMVPs, some faces I recognize and some new people to meet this year!

Antti Alasvuo
Antti Alasvuo Feb 28, 2023 04:53 AM


Ron Rangaiya
Ron Rangaiya Feb 28, 2023 07:54 AM

Congratulation and welcome 🎉

Eric Herlitz
Eric Herlitz Feb 28, 2023 09:09 AM

Well done and welcome to the circle of OMVPs!

Tomas Hensrud Gulla
Tomas Hensrud Gulla Feb 28, 2023 02:56 PM

Congratulations, and welcome! 👋

KennyG Feb 28, 2023 08:55 PM

Congrats! Matt you owe me a beer!

David Boland
David Boland Feb 28, 2023 10:29 PM

Congratulations, and welcome!

Mark Stott
Mark Stott Mar 1, 2023 08:36 AM

Congratulations to all new OMVPs :)

Karen McDougall
Karen McDougall Mar 7, 2023 11:28 AM

Congratulations, and welcome!

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