Pro-Fit, a voice actor management and production company, will end operations at the end of March 2022. Pro-Fit manages some of the most popular voice actors in Japan, including Nobuhiko Okamoto, Kaito Ishikawa, Akari Kito, Yuuki Aoi, Ai Fairuz, and more.
The closure announcement was made by Pro-Fit CEO Makoto Tanimura; he stated the ongoing difficulties in being responsible managers for their seiyuu, and that he would like to support their transfer to other agencies or the creation of independent studios of former Pro-Fit talents.
In related news, former Pro-Fit talent Nobuhiko Okamoto will be establishing his own production company following the closure of Pro-Fit. He aims to sign on other former Pro-Fit talents, as well as students of the Pro-Fit Voice Actor Training Center.