Now in its 16th year, Brand Licensing Europe is focusing on service in the licensing community and beyond.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
Cris Abrego and Charlie Corwin will serve as co-chairmen and co-chief executive officers in North America of the new Endemol, Shine Group and Core Media joint venture.
Toy industry veteran and former president of the U.S. division of Toys 'R' Us, Neil Friedman, has been named president and chief executive officer of Alex Brands.
Those Licensing People has been appointed as the exclusive U.K. distributor for the premium olive oil brand 5 Oil.
Genius Brands International has appointed senior financial and accounting executive Rebecca Hershinger as chief financial officer and promoted controller Matthew Kornberg to VP of finance.
Tim Hincks will serve as president of the new joint venture between Endemol, Shine Group and Core Media to create a global multi-platform content provider.
Beanstalk has signed on to represent HGTV interior designer Genevieve Gorder for licensing.
Topps has teamed up with Stan Lee to create an all-new Garbage Pail Kids character exclusively for the upcoming Comikaze Expo–Smilin’ Stan.
Jewel Branding & Licensing has signed on to represent Nikki Chu, interior designer and fashion accessory designer.
Australian automaker GM Holden has appointed TPF as the global licensing agent for its stable of brands including Holden, Holden Special Vehicles and the Holden Racing Team.
Playing card company Cartamundi U.K. has made two new additions to its sales and marketing team.
Iconix Brand Group has appointed Natasha Fishman as VP of global brand management and marketing for Peanuts Worldwide.
Warner Bros. Records has added two new members to its Brand Partnerships & Commercial Licensing team.
Paws, Inc. has appointed P&L Global Network to serve as the exclusive licensing agency for Garfield for Mexico and Chile.
King Features, worldwide licensor of the Betty Boop and Popeye properties, has appointed Bradford License India as its agent in the region.
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment and technology investing firm Silver Lake have acquired IMG Worldwide, creating the largest talent agency in the world.
Audiofly has launched a new range of in-ear headphones in collaboration with DJ and producer Tiesto at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Ludorum has appointed Jantar Projekt to manage the licensing of its Chuggington preschool brand in Central and Eastern Europe.
The winners of the sixth annual Toy Fair Best New Toy Awards were announced Tuesday on the first day of the U.K. Toy Fair in London.
This year’s National Association of Television Program Executives conference will feature a keynote session from two top Twitter executives.
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