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Tuesday, Jun. 9, 2015

Production and post house Optimus has announced a new partnership that includes 11 Optimus team members. This new senior management team will help guide overall company strategy, from marketing to branding to workflow to personnel, and will have input on the focus...

Wednesday, May. 13, 2015

The collaborative working bond between leading post houses Nice Shoes and Optimus has extended its geographical reach. Last year, a remote color grading partnership was established between Nice Shoes in NY and Optimus in Chicago. That connection was then taken to...

Wednesday, Apr. 8, 2015

Production and post house Optimus plans to move to the Wrigley Building in Chicago by late fall of this year. The move to the more open, customized floor plan supports the growth of Optimus’ talented team and full suite of creative services--including production,...

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014

Lisa Masseur has been promoted to executive producer/managing director and Sarah Wien to executive producer of ONE at Optimus, the live-action production arm of leading production/post house Optimus.

Before joining ONE as executive producer in the...

Monday, Sep. 15, 2014

Optimus has bought out partner Craig Leffel, bringing to a close his 18-year tenure at the company, the last three as head of its production arm, ONE at Optimus. Executive producer Lisa Masseur has been promoted to succeed Leffel at the ONE at Optimus helm,...

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Post house Optimus, headquartered in Chicago, and New York-based Nice Shoes have entered into an alliance to form Nice Shoes at Optimus in Chicago and to provide Optimus with a presence in New York. Led by Nice Shoes veteran and colorist Ron Sudul, who will be...

Tuesday, Jun. 10, 2014

New York-based Nice Shoes has partnered with production and post house Optimus in Chicago, bringing the former’s New York colorists--remotely--to Chicago advertising agencies. The first remote collaboration was wrapped in March, an eight-spot CDW campaign for...

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