Optimum Talent

OVERVIEW

Optimum Talent enables organizations to achieve success through people. We collaborate with leading organizations to recruit, develop, engage, retain, and transition talent. The result for our clients is a stronger employer brand, and a team of talent with the capability to achieve their business goals.

With origins dating back over 40 years, Optimum Talent has grown to over 260 colleagues operating in 13 offices from coast to coast. We provide expertise in Executive Search and Recruitment Solutions, Leadership Assessment and Development, and Career Transition and Outplacement.

Visit www.OptimumTalent.com for more information.

HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS

Optimum Talent Acquires Vézina Nadeau Labre

Optimum Talent Acquires Vézina Nadeau Labre

Toronto-headquartered Optimum Talent has acquired Vézina Nadeau Labre (VNL), an organizational development, coaching and career transition firm. Financial terms of the deal were undisclosed. VNL has been recognized by business leaders and organizations across Quebec and Canada for its outstanding service and human approach, said Optimum Talent. “Its team has worked with clients across all industries and

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Optimum Talent Expands Executive Search Practice

Optimum Talent has announced the addition of three new recruitment professionals to its executive search practice. Ryna Young, Chris Heselton and Angus McComb further strengthen the lineup of the Toronto-based firm. “Attracting established executive search professionals like Ryna, Chris, and Angus to Optimum Talent says a lot about our firm’s growing reputation,” said Peter Zukow,

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Optimum Talent Names Leader of Executive Search for Central Canada

Toronto-headquartered Optimum Talent has appointed Samantha Wood as vice president and market leader of executive search and recruitment solutions in Central Canada. “Welcoming Samantha to the firm is a big win for Optimum Talent. She brings with her tremendous industry knowledge and a great reputation as a leader, which is exactly what we need as we

Optimum Talent Launches New Career Portal

Optimum Talent Launches New Career Portal

Toronto-headquartered Optimum Talent has launched a new, bilingual career management portal designed to reduce the average length of an employee transition, minimize the emotional impact of the role departure, and equip users with the skills to manage their careers. “We have a solid reputation for delivering exceptional high-touch career transition programs,” said Mike Bacchus, CEO of

LATEST PRESS RELEASES

Optimum Talent’s Momentum Continues with the Launch of Their New, Bilingual Career Management Portal

TORONTO, ON, CANADA, November 15, 2017  – Optimum Talent is thrilled to announce the launch of their new, bilingual career management portal designed to reduce the average length of an employee transition, minimize the emotional impact of the role departure, and equip users with the skills to manage their careers in today’s competitive business world. “We

Optimum Talent Announces the Appointment of New CEO, Mike Bacchus

MONTREAL, QC, CANADA – October 10, 2017 – Optimum Talent is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Bacchus from President of Western Canada to Chief Executive Officer. Ronald Dahms, Optimum Talent’s former CEO, will serve in the role of Executive Chair. “I am thrilled to have Mike step into the role of CEO,” said Ronald Dahms. “He

Optimum Talent Recognized as One of the Best Talent Management Consulting Companies

MONTREAL, QC, CANADA -July 12, 2017 – Optimum Talent is pleased to share that they have been chosen by the HR community as one of Canada’s Best Talent Management Consulting Companies.“On behalf of the Optimum Talent Team, I would like to say how honoured we are to receive this recognition. We are an organization of people who

Optimum Talent Welcomes Peter Zukow as President of Central Canada and Matt Goff as Vice President of Client Solutions

TORONTO, ON, CANADA – February 23, 2017 – Ronald Dahms, Chief Executive Officer at Optimum Talent is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Zukow as President of Central Canada and Matt Goff as Vice President of Client Solutions within Optimum Talent’s Leadership Assessment & Development practice. “Peter is a business builder with an extraordinary track record of delivering