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One at Optimus and Pet Gorilla Join Forces to Deliver Robust Directorial and Creative Capabilities
- Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018
Partnership creates a dynamic production and creative collaborative
Created in 2014 by Director Luc Schurgers and EP Dominic Bernacchi, Pet Gorilla features a dynamic roster of live-action, documentary and animation directors with deep knowledge and experience in interactivity, design, live streaming, event planning and storytelling.
“Partnering with Optimus gives Pet Gorilla a significant foothold in the Midwest,” said Bernacchi. “In addition to ONE’s production roster, clients now will have access to Pet Gorilla’s extensive bench of directorial talent and broad range of non-traditional experience, all packaged with Optimus’s industry-leading post talent.”
“We are so excited to be teaming up with Pet Gorilla,” said Optimus National Director of Sales Tim Jacobs. “Under Dom’s leadership, Pet Gorilla has delivered versatile and creative solutions for national and international agencies and brands. Together, our combined talents offer a stronger, aligned ability to solve clients’ challenges – from traditional live action and tabletop, to social and experiential, plus animation and design.”
“Pet Gorilla’s reach and reputation on both coasts, and their progressive approach to production, makes this an attractive pairing for us,” said Optimus EP/Managing Director Brian Hrastar. “We have more to offer than ever before.”
For more information about the partnership, please reach out to Tim Jacobs via email or by phone at 312-752-8192.
About ONE / Optimus
Optimus is a leading production and post-production house located in Chicago. A true one stop shop, Optimus and its production arm One at Optimus offer a full suite of creative services, including production, editing, color correction, visual effects and design, audio mixing and finishing. For more information, please visit optimus.com, design.optimus.com and oneatoptimus.com. Connect with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Optimus161 and www.facebook.com/OneAtOptimus.
About Pet Gorilla
Pet Gorilla is a U.S.-based integrated production company specializing in the new frontiers of Creativity & Entertainment by using cutting edge technology to unlock new capabilities in storytelling. Pet Gorilla’s creative roster features live-action, documentary and animation directors with deep knowledge and experience in post-production, interactivity, design, live streaming, event planning and storytelling. This unique set of creative talents married with a group of well-rounded producers, graphics developers, and technical architects means that anything dreamt can be created. petgorilla.com
PR for Optimus
National Director of Sales