Charlie Novotny Named CEO of LNO, Inc.


EVANS, GA (April 3, 2023) – Charlie Novotny recently became the new owner and Chief Executive Officer of LNO, Inc. Novotny will provide daily leadership and direction across the LNO corporate landscape including Operations, Finance, Business Development, and Human Resources. As the CEO of a fast-growing small business, Novotny will make major corporate decisions, manage the company’s resources and operations, and communicate with LNO’s management teams and corporate operations.

Charlie Novotny retired from the Army last year and most recently served at Special Operations Command – Central, as the Director of Logistics, Engineering and Contracting. Over the last 33 years, he has commanded in garrison and in combat at every level from Colonel to Lieutenant with most of his time in the Special Operations Community.

“I’m honored to join LNO at such a critical moment in its growth process,” said CEO Charlie Novotny. “Over the past few weeks, I have been deeply inspired by our management team, our employees, and our business partners who work together to support important missions. This collaboration reflects who we are as a company, and I am excited for LNO and look forward to contributing to the success of a great organization.”

LNO will operate as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) under Novotny and continue to pursue prime and subcontracting opportunities with the federal government and other service and support opportunities in the private sector and academia.

“We are excited to welcome Charlie to LNO. He is a proven leader and has consistently displayed his passion for providing only the highest quality of services to government and private industry. As CEO, we believe Charlie is a critical asset who is committed and dedicated to creating an environment of excellence,” said LNO President Dean Orial. “Please join me in congratulating Charlie. Under his leadership, we look forward to an active and flourishing future for our organization and for the customers we serve every day.”

About LNO

LNO is a responsive, fast-growing Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and Native American-Owned business providing a wide array of services and support to several federal government customers. From classroom/virtual training and curricula development to systems integration, cybersecurity, engineering, and logistics, we deliver the IT applications and infrastructures our federal customers use to secure their information systems and networks, improve communications and collaboration, enhance data collection and analysis, and increase efficiency and mission effectiveness.