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.
Plumbing and drain cleaning brand Roto-Rooter has teamed with Metro Design USA to develop a line of branded plumbing plungers for residential use.
Firefly Brand Management has signed a host of new licensees for Mr. Bubble as the bubble bath brand readies for its 55th anniversary next year.
Trade show veteran Kathy Ireland has teamed up with ExpoMarketing Group to help other businesspeople showcase their brands at trade events.
Licensing agency LMCA has brokered a new partnership between Westinghouse Electric and Strattec Advance Logic for a line of security products.
Brandgenuity has secured seven new licensing partners for Gas Monkey Garage, the auto restoration shop featured in the Discovery series “Fast ‘N Loud.”
Meredith Corp.'s publishing and lifestyle brand Better Homes and Gardens has partnered with Lakeside Development Company to build the Innovation Home.
Walls Outdoor Goods will include DuPont Kevlar materials in its new line of outdoor workwear designed for durability in demanding conditions.
The National Geographic Society and First Bankcard, a division of First National Bank of Omaha, have launched the National Geographic Visa card.
Xcel Brands has announced two new partnerships for the Isaac Mizrahi brand with 1-800-Flowers.com and FineStationery.com for floral arrangements and greeting cards.
Nickelodeon Viacom Consumer Products recently partnered with Dolci Preziosi and Walcor to celebrate Easter in Italy.
Retro gaming company Atari, has partnered with Pariplay to launch Atari's video game brands across real-money gambling formats.
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is growing its licensed product range to include additional licensees.
Fermata Partners has launched Fermata College, a new division to represent college and university trademark licensing programs.
Carte Blanche Group has signed a global licensing deal with Ashleigh Butler and Roar Global to develop the Pudsey the Dog brand.
Entertainment One Licensing will continue its partnership with Character Options, following the renewal of its license as master toy partner for Peppa Pig.
Sequential Brands Group has announced several initiatives for a global relaunch of the company’s recently acquired brand The Franklin Mint.
JELC has signed Gemma International as the newest licensee for the greetings card and gift brand The Wisdom of Kids.
Brands with Influence has signed two new licensing deals for the U.K. charity, the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
DreamWorks Animations' AwesomenessTV YouTube network is bringing its brand offline with the launch of the pop-up shop Scene@AwesomenessTV in Los Angeles, Calif.
Toys ‘R’ Us continues to expand in 2014 with plans to open 90 stores worldwide, including 22 locations in China.
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