San Diego CA— Optima Office, Inc. has hired James Masias as the firm’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Masias will help lead Optima Office in their continued mission of being the top outsourced accounting, human resources, and fractional CFO services firm in the region. Masias will be working directly with the company’s CEO Jennifer Barnes and COO Taylor Gibson. Masias will focus on client success, strategic planning, creating community partnerships, business development, and long-term initiatives.
Masias has managed over $4 billion in combined assets during his career, raised over $300 million in capital, and analyzed thousands of financial statements. He previously worked for three years as a VP for Mission Edge, an Optima Office competitor in the accounting services industry for non-profits. Masias has a passion for working with C-level Executives supporting their efforts with business growth, securing capital, and achieving profitability. Masias has become a financial expert in several sectors that include Start-Ups, Technology, Telecommunications, Investment Banking, Non-Profit, Government, and K-12 Education.
Optima Office offers fractional accounting, human resources, and consulting services on a part-time basis. The firm currently services close to 200 clients in every single industry and in two years has already grown to 70 employees. Hiring James Masias will help the company achieve its goal of doubling in size over the next three years. Barnes states “I am elated to bring James onto our team. His background is ideal for Optima’s growth goals and he aligns perfectly with our culture. We hit the jackpot finding James for this role.”