Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential licensing industry event, has revealed that Sony Music will co-host its Opening Night Party and present country music singer and songwriter Jessie James Decker as the special guest performer.
UBM’s Global Licensing Group will kick off the licensing industry’s largest event, Licensing Expo, next month at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev., with a raft of events for both exhibitors and attendees alike.
This year, UBM's Global Licensing Group will introduce Licensing Week, which will bring together a number of networking and educational events, deal-making opportunitites and more, with Licensing Expo serving as the pinnacle of the week.
Hasbro—beloved owner of childhood brand favorites such as Play-doh, My Little Pony, Monopoly, Little Pet Shop, Magic: The Gathering—is known globally for its toys and games, television programming, motion pictures, digital gaming and consumer product licensing.
Companies that will be exhibiting at Brand Licensing Europe 2016 are now invited to contribute to the exclusive License! Global Show Daily magazines by providing news items related to the annual event.
Executives from three of the world’s leading sports leagues–the National Basketball Association, Rugby Football Union and Fédération Internationale de Football Association–will deliver the keynote address at Brand Licensing Europe, Oct. 11.
Top executives from Sony Pictures Entertainment and brand management company Epic Rights have joined the speaker lineup for the second annual NYC Summit: The Business of Brand Licensing, which will take place March 2-3 at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association held its annual awards ceremony Tuesday night, with Hot Topic taking the top honor of Retailer of the Year for its “Doctor Who” program and Disney’s Star Wars walking away with four awards.