Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
Viacom International Media Networks has made two new executive appointments for Nickelodeon.
Lawless Entertainment has signed on to represent the upcoming kids film The Hero of Color City.
The Toys ‘R’ Us Children’s Fund has donated $100,000 for recovery programs in Moore, Okla.
The U.K. virtual kids’ site BinWeevils.com has named board member Rod Henwood as its new chief executive officer.
Licensing firm Consumer Strategies has signed on to represent Food-ology: You Are How You Eat.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Lisa Silverman Meyers to SVP of operations and business planning for NVCP.
memBrain has taken on the global licensing program for music and lifestyle brand The Pussycat Dolls.
IBML has appointed Dragonfly Venture U.K. as their license partner for the British sporting brand Karrimor.
VIZ Media has become the North American master licensee for the anime series “K.”
The National Wildlife Federation has hired Maureen P. Smith as its new vice president of marketing and communications.
DRi Licensing has appointed Charlotte Wallace as brand manager to focus on retail development, brand management and sales.
DHX Media has appointed Peter Byrne as chief executive officer of its licensing company, Copyright Promotions Licensing Group.
ZeptoLab U.K. and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have appointed a series of new agents for “Cut the Rope.”
Turner International has announced that former Disney executive Giorgio Stock will take over as president of Turner Broadcasting System, EMEA this April.
UL Consumer Products Group is offering a range of services to help European toy makers comply with the EU Toy Directive.
Andre Javes has returned to Toys ‘R’ Us to serve as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Australia.
Saban Brands has appointed Jack Sorensen as president of The Playforge, the company’s mobile social games division.
Entertainment One has signed on to handle worldwide distribution for the YouTube brand Simon’s Cat.
The Brand Liaison has been appointed to represent artist and designer Debra Valencia.
Producers Peter Curtis and Nick Barrington have created the new kids’ entertainment company Nurture Rights.
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