The 35 agents in this annual ranking are the leaders of the pack, working behind the scenes to build some of the world’s biggest brands, from Wimbledon to Cherokee to Pepsi.
The Toy Industry Association has launched The Genius of Play, a collaborative educational campaign that spotlights the role of toys in a child’s healthy development.
The National Retail Federation has lowered its retail sales forecast for 2014, but expects sales to grow significantly faster over the next five months.
As CPLG, a subsidiary of DHX Media, celebrates its 40th anniversary it is a particularly proud moment in the company’s history considering the recent changes and challenges it has encountered.
Brand Licensing Europe’s annual License This! challenge for new creative concepts is now open for entries.
Vince Camuto has built a fashion empire through his creative inspiration, love of people and focus on licensing.
The LIMA Board of Directors has selected veteran licensing agents Debra Joester and Joanne Loria for induction into its Hall of Fame.
For veteran footwear executive Albert Milhado, chief executive officer, Leomil Group, global partnerships and the ability to act locally will be the key driver of growth for this licensee over the next decade.
To manage the swelling licensing programs for the Activision catalog, the company brought in Ashley Maidy, vice president, global licensing and partnerships, in 2011.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products is betting on Rosalind Nowicki to bolster its properties around the world.
Leigh Anne Brodsky returns to the licensing business in a new position helming Peanuts Worldwide for Iconix Entertainment.
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