Company History

ASSIMILATE® Inc. is the developer of SCRATCH®, an industry-leading digital cinema engine that continues to revolutionize the media and entertainment industry. SCRATCH enables digital cinema and broadcast artists to generate dailies, conform, color correct and finish within a single, user-friendly and powerful solution. With SCRATCH VR, ASSIMILATE is again a leader in providing leading edge toolsets for the emerging immersive world! ASSIMILATE has been an innovator in digital cinema since its inception back in 2003 and has been an ongoing, critical partner with another industry groundbreaker, RED.

Are you an independent feature film-maker who needs a comprehensive, end-to-end post-production DI workflow with uncompromising quality? Or are you a DIT who needs a dailies and color-grading tool ideal for the unique requirements of episodic, movies and television production? SCRATCH is so flexible and comprehensive it’s actually been called a post house in a box, and the most comprehensive dailies tool. Used on thousands of features/shorts/commercials and episodes worldwide. No surprise that SCRATCH is the most mature, reliable tool you can buy for digital workflows. Period.

Our Philosophy

ASSIMILATE Inc. is focused on driving creative, process and production innovations and improvements into the digital cinema workflow. At the same time ASSIMILATE is dedicated to serving its customers with the same do whatever it takes attitude that has made it a trusted cinema industry partner for nearly 20 years. This combination of drive, innovation and service is the foundation for delivering Power to the Creators.


Like what you’ve seen so far and want to be a part of it?
Unfortunately, we don’t have any position available to the moment. But things may change at the drop of a hat. So please send your resume and references to and we’ll keep you on record. No calls or agencies please.

Executive Team

Jim Meadlock – Chairman
Jeff Edson – CEO
Peter Huisma – VP Operations
Aggie Frizzell – VP Corporate Communications