About Us

Evolution, the next big thing, moving forward;  MetaOps MagE-zine is the natural progression of Operational Excellence Edge, our parent publication. What started as a bi-monthly single article, has found a new home to be a complete business magazine online.

We are business professionals, with a mind to share best practices, best news, and best innovations. All of our writers have years of experience improving their work environments, pushing their companies and their industries forward.

Why read from us? Our writers aren’t journalists; they don’t make a living getting article readership. We asked experts of their field to give fact driven, firsthand accounts of leading thinking from what they do best, their jobs. We have every article spruced up after the fact to ensure quality. Editor and chief has 25 years of experience working in publishing, so you get only top level quality, from our graphics to our punctuation.

MetaOps Inc, proudly sponsors the creation of MetaOps MagE-zine, under MetaOps Publishing LLC. MetaOps Inc helps organization by finding solutions and simplifying complex business issues. systematically developing and implementing processes to increase revenue and productivity, while systemically transforming your business to leverage best practices sustainably. MetaOps offers the best of the Big 6 consulting firms in expertise and methodology, and the fast, nimble, adaptive and customized transformational solutions of the best boutique firms. www.MetaOps.com

Our Publishing Team

Kim Crabtree, Publisher
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“Bringing to business inspiration to spark innovation and successful strategies implemented by others is my passion.” Crabtree is President of MetaOps Publishing and MetaOps, Inc. She has been publishing business to business information for over 25 years. Past publication experience: Business Insight Magazine, My Wedding Planner, KC Sheridan Life Manuals and other commissioned publications. T
Ron Crabtree, Managing Editor
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“Seeing someone’s eyes light up when they get the impact of the new skills and abilities they just learned gets me up in the morning.” Crabtree, CPIM, CIRM, CSCP, MLSSBB is CEO of MetaOps, Inc. a training and consulting firm that specializes in business innovation and transformation. He is an internationally recognized expert and author in cutting-edge business process improvement methodologies. Crabtree has co-authored 4 books on process improvement and is published monthly in multiple business publications to a global audience. He serves as instructor for Villanova University and the University of San Francisco as the lead subject matter expert in Lean Six Sigma, Six Sigma Green/ Black Belt, Masters of Business Analysis, Supply Chain and Lean Supply Chain.
Len Goodman, Editor
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Len Goodman is the Editor for Metaops Magazine. Mr. Goodman holds an MBA, is a certified business analyst and management consultant with over twenty years of experience across a wide range of industries. He has also been a Director of IT for Operations for AirTran Airlines as well as the owner and CEO for Hammell Corp.  He is the author of the book “How to Analyze the Small and Medium Size Enterprise”.
Joyce Peters, Graphic Designer
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“Marketing materials create a first, and often, lasting impression of your company, it’s important to not only address the technical aspect of materials but the emotional aspect as well.” Joyce received an Associate of Science in Broadcasting from Salem College, Salem, West Virginia and a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Journalism from Fairmont State College, Fairmont, West Virginia. Joyce has been expanding and growing her free-lance graphic design business since 2006 and now supports many for-profit and non-profit organizations across the United States. You can reach Joyce at Joyce.Peters@MetaOps.net