Chief Executive Officer
Vic is the Chief Executive Officer of Optym. He is a visionary leader bringing over 20 years of experience in establishing, growing and operationally optimizing both national and international companies. His innate entrepreneurial nature affords him the talents to convert strategic plans into tactical realities by guiding companies in establishing themselves as viable businesses.
His goal in leading Optym is to not only to develop and deliver the most advanced optimization software in the world, but also to have a positive impact on the world through Optym’s work. He is passionate about building and empowering teams to drive product innovation across the many sectors Optym serves.
Vic has created, launched and led several companies over the course of his career, including the ZAK Companies and the automotive industry-leading e-commerce platform Nexemo. In 2015, the ZAK companies were successfully acquired by Berkshire Hathaway Inc., and Vic assumed senior executive responsibilities for the newly formed Berkshire Hathaway Automotive overseeing several operating departments in the multibillion-dollar organization.
Vic earned his degree from The Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. He is the founder of KLV Capital, a Dallas, Texas based private equity firm, and serves as a board member for several companies, including Acts 29 the Global Mission Organization. He has been recognized by E&Y through the Entrepreneur of the Year program in multiple years. Vic and his wife reside in the Dallas / Fort Worth area and have two sons. He has a passion for the extreme and his interests include flying, cycling, skiing, diving, and taking unique, adventurous trips with his family all over the world.