Doug Wilwerding joined Omnium Worldwide, Inc. in 1986 as Director of Marketing and Field Sales. After positions in marketing and operations, Wilwerding started Accent Insurance Recovery Solutions as a division of Omnium in 1990. Wilwerding was president of Accent Insurance Recovery Solutions from 1990 through 1997. In 1998, Wilwerding completed a leveraged buyout of Omnium Worldwide, Inc.
In the spring of 2007 Wilwerding sold Omnium Worldwide, Inc. to West Corporation. He was appointed president of West Asset Management-Receivable Services, a division of West Corporation. West Asset Management is the second largest provider of accounts receivable management services with over $350 million in revenue and over 3,000 associates.
In 2008, after completing the post transaction integration, conversion and leadership transition, Wilwerding left West Corporation to found The Optimas Group, LLC.
The Optimas Group is focused on working with middle market businesses to build clear, actionable strategy, supported by high performance cultures and develop and facilitate wealth creation programs that integrate the owner’s objectives with associates' objectives.
Wilwerding holds a BSBA and MBA from the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado.