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CEO

Mitch Barns

CEO Approval Rating

82/100

Founded:

1993

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

OPUS TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

RANK

COMPANY

CEO

CEO RATING

EMPLOYEES

FUNDING

REVENUE

Mitch Barns

CEO

- -
400
$0
$140.7M
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Rick Cosgrove

President

83/100
138
- -
$71.6M
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2

Mark Ledogar

President

83/100
125
- -
$45M
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3

TJ Martin

CEO

66/100
150
- -
$27M
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4

Laurie DeJong

Founder & CEO

70/100
65
$350K
$19.4M
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Matt Chisholm

Co-Founder & CEO

70/100
46
- -
$10M
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6

Sabina Teshler

Founder & CEO

68/100
125
- -
$2M
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Karen Kaplan

Chairman & CEO

39/100
875
- -
$180.5M
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8

Tony Ciafardini

Founder

- -
160
- -
$37.6M
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Josh McCall

Chairman & CEO

89/100
600
- -
$400M
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CEO

- -
31
- -
$12M
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Agency EA is perceived as one of Opus's biggest rivals. Agency EA's headquarters is in Chicago, Illinois, and was founded in 1999. Agency EA operates in the Event Management Services industry. Agency EA generates 50% of Opus's revenue.

One Smooth Stone has been one of Opus's top competitors. One Smooth Stone is a Private company that was founded in 1995 in Downers Grove, Illinois. One Smooth Stone operates in the Business Support Services industry. Compared to Opus, One Smooth Stone has 275 fewer employees.

Cramer is Opus's #3 rival. Cramer was founded in Norwood, Massachusetts} in 1982. Cramer is in the Event Management Services industry. Compared to Opus, Cramer generates $113.7M less revenue.

Opus Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Number 20 Limited

Sep 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Number 20 is a provider of event and travel management solutions for corporate organizations.
Tencue Productions, Inc.

Sep 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Tencue offers experiential marketing, event management and brand consulting services for enterprises.
Clarity Creative Group

Aug 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Clarity Creative provides content development, storytelling, dynamic video production, scriptwriting and graphic designing services.
Level 2 Design Inc

Jul 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Level 2 Design offers event production, lighting and technical design solutions for weddings, parties and corporate events.
MAS Event + Design

May 2018

Source »
undisclosed
MAS is an event planning and management company that offers lighting, decorations, hotel booking and marketing services for corporate and private events.

These are all the companies that Opus has acquired. Opus has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was Number 20 Limited in Sep 2019. Number 20 is a provider of event and travel management solutions for corporate organizations.

Opus Funding History

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Equity
Oct 2015
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Growth Catalyst Partners

Since Opus was founded in 1993, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Opus has raised $0. Opus' funding round was on Oct 2015 for a total of $0

Opus Investments

No recent investments found related to Opus

Opus News

September 13, 2019Real Deals

Growth Partners' Opus Agency seals deal

The event marketing company has acquired UK-based event and travel management agency Number 20.The po... See more »
May 13, 2019PE Hub Network

PE-backed Opus Agency appoints chief creative officer

Opus Agency, a marketing adviser to brands, has named John Trinanes as chief creative officer. Prior ... See more »
March 12, 2019PE Hub Network

PE-backed Opus Agency appoints new president

Opus Agency, a marketing adviser to brands, has named Jeff Stelmach as its new president. Stelmach's ... See more »
July 10, 2018Event Marketer

Agency Purchases Level 2 Design

It's officially an acquisition streak for Opus, which this week confirmed its third purchase...The po... See more »
May 10, 2018PE Hub Network

PE-backed Opus Agency buys MAS Event + Design

Opus Agency, a portfolio company of Growth Catalyst Partners, has acquired Brooklyn, New York and Los... See more »
March 6, 2018WardsAuto

Opus Expands Agency with the Acquisition of CRG Events

PORTLAND, Ore., March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Opus Agency, a leading provider of global event experie... See more »
November 21, 2017PageOne

Opus agency enter into partnership with Cvent

Opus Agency, a leading provider of global event experiences, and Cvent, a leader in meetings, events,... See more »

Opus Blogs

May 11, 2021Opus Blog

Three Standout Perspectives on the Future of Experiences

From three of today's blazing hot prognosticators, these are the trends, ideas, and experimentations ... See more »
April 14, 2021Opus Blog

Four Paths Into the Future of Virtual Events

As brands continue to go deeper into digital-first event strategies, explore emerging hybrid architec... See more »
January 6, 2021Opus Blog

Join us at PCMA Convening Leaders

Get ready for a week-long gathering of the top leaders in the events and experience industry. Join Ca... See more »
September 28, 2020OPUS AGENCY Blog

7 Trends Driving Growth in Digital Sponsorship

Marketers are using innovative approaches to ensure digital-first events create value for digital spo... See more »
September 21, 2020OPUS AGENCY Blog

Mapping the Future of Digital Sponsorships

While the industry embraces digital-first events, how is digital sponsorship strategy changing to mee... See more »
September 9, 2020OPUS AGENCY Blog

Going Remote: New Realities for Virtual Employee Engagement

Raise your hand if you have found the past six months of remote work exhausting.  Not taking into acc... See more »
September 3, 2020OPUS AGENCY Blog

Virtual Music Festivals: Experiences For The Masses, Curated For The Individual

Maybe your vision board of travel and entertainment didn’t manifest this summer. But don’t sleep on v... See more »

Opus Press Releases

March 12, 2019PR Newswire

Opus Adds Seasoned Events Industry Executive as Agency President

PORTLAND, Ore., March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Following three major acquisitions in 2018, Opus conti... See more »

Opus Videos

February 28, 2019OPUS AGENCY Youtube Channel

"Team Connect 2019" on YOUTUBE

April 20, 2017OPUS AGENCY Youtube Channel

"Opus Video Reel 2017" on YOUTUBE

March 8, 2017OPUS AGENCY Youtube Channel

"Opus Agency Team Connect VR" on YOUTUBE

March 8, 2017OPUS AGENCY Youtube Channel

"Opus Agency VR Toast" on YOUTUBE

January 25, 2017OPUS AGENCY Youtube Channel

"Celebrating Team Connect 2017!" on YOUTUBE

Social Media

Opus Headquarters

9000 SW Nimbus Avenue

Beaverton, Oregon97008

971-223-0777

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Opus Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Opus is an Oregon-based marketing experience firm that provides event management, brand engagement and other related services for industries such as automotive and healthcare. Opus was founded in 1993. Opus' headquarters is located in Beaverton, Orego...

CEO

Opus's CEO, Mitch Barns, currently has an approval rating of 82%. Opus's primary competitors are Agency EA, One Smooth Stone & Cramer.

Frequently Asked Questions about Opus

  1. When was Opus founded?

    Opus was founded in 1993
  2. Who is Opus's CEO?

    Opus's CEO is Mitch Barns
  3. How much revenue does Opus generate?

    Opus generates $140.7M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Opus have?

    Opus has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Opus's headquarters?

    Opus's headquarters is in Beaverton Oregon, USA
  2. How many employees does Opus have?

    Opus has 400 employees
  3. What sector does Opus operate in?

    Opus is in Event Management Services, Business Support Services
  4. Who are Opus's competitors?

    Opus's top competitors are Agency EA, One Smooth Stone, Cramer