Posts Tagged ‘ Optimas Solutions ’

Optimas Announces Key Hires

Jan 25th, 2024

Optimas Solutions, a manufacturer and distributor of fastener products, and logistics service provider, has announced two strategic hires expected to help further support the company’s business strategy. Jim Heller is the new senior vice president of distribution, and Chris Martens is the new vice president of manufacturing for the Americas region. “As a full-service partner, […]

Optimas Announces Plan to Develop Manufacturing Facility in Monterrey, Mexico

Oct 12th, 2023

Optimas Solutions, a manufacturer and distributor of fasteners, has announced it will open a cold form manufacturing plant in Monterrey, Mexico, in the second half of 2024. The Mexico production center will complement the company’s manufacturing facilities in Wood Dale, Ill., and Droitwich Spa in the United Kingdom, as well as continue the company’s near-shoring […]

Optimas Appoints Industry Veteran Phil Battaglia as CFO

Apr 20th, 2023

Optimas Solutions, an industrial manufacturer and distributor of fastener products, recently announced the appointment of Phil Battaglia as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Battaglia has more than 25 years of financial management and reporting expertise, most recently including leadership experience at Caterpillar Inc. “We are delighted to have Phil on board in such an […]

Changes at the Top for Optimas Americas, Optimas Board of Directors

Aug 20th, 2021

Optimas Solutions, a global industrial manufacturer/distributor and service provider, recently announced that chief operating officer (COO) Daniel Harms has been elevated to president of Optimas Americas, effective immediately, and will be joining the Optimas Board of Directors. The company also announced that effective immediately Mike Tuffy, president of Optimas International will also be joining the […]

Optimas Solutions Opens Regional Distribution Center in Knoxville

Jun 3rd, 2021

Optimas Solutions, industrial manufacturer/distributor and service provider, has announced the opening of a regional distribution center in Knoxville, Tenn. Located at 132 Sherlake Lane in Knoxville, the facility offers more than 25,000 square feet of warehousing and distribution space in a strategic area along the I-40 and I-75 corridors in Tennessee and near the McGhee […]

Optimas Solutions Moves to New Headquarters

Mar 29th, 2021

Manufacturer/distributor and service provider Optimas Solutions has moved its global corporate headquarters from Glenview, Ill., into its manufacturing operations in Wood Dale, Ill. By moving to its existing manufacturing facility, the company said it will cut costs and improve operational efficiencies as internal teams and talent will be better positioned in the best interests of […]

Optimas Manufacturing Solutions Now Offers Direct OEM Sales

Dec 2nd, 2020

Optimas Solutions, an industrial manufacturer, distributor and service provider, has re-engineered its manufacturing capabilities at its main facility near Chicago to offer a full suite of fastener manufacturing services directly to original equipment manufacturers (OEM) in North America. As part of its ‘Manufacturing Solutions’ strategy announced in August, Optimas has created a dedicated operational group […]

Optimas Solutions Promotes Marc Strandquist to Chief Executive Officer Role

Oct 20th, 2020

Optimas Solutions, a global manufacturer and distributor of industrial fasteners and supply chain solutions, has announced the promotion of the company’s president of the Americas, Marc Strandquist, to chief executive officer. He succeeds newly-elected Optimas board chair and AIP operating partner TJ Rosengarth. In his new role, Strandquist will oversee the planning and execution of […]