Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
Jeremy Padawer is joining Michael Rinzler as partner and co-president of Wicked Cool Toys.
Iconix Brand Group has appointed Carolann Dunn to the newly created role of executive director of hard goods for Peanuts Worldwide and Iconix Entertainment.
41 Entertainment has appointed Zodiak Kids to represent “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures” in France and French-speaking Belgium and Switzerland.
The French Licensing Federation has announced the nominees for the second annual French Brands Awards.
Celebrity fitness pioneer Tracy Anderson will exhibit at the annual Licensing Expo, set to take place June 18-20 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev.
The International Home and Housewares Show, which concluded March 4 at Chicago’s McCormick Place, played host to a cornucopia of new licensed merchandise and line extensions.
The Von Dutch clothing brand is expanding its reach around the world with newly established licensing programs and agent appointments in Latin America and India.
DHX Media has appointed Peter Byrne as chief executive officer of its licensing company, Copyright Promotions Licensing Group.
FremantleMedia has announced the appointment of Keith Hindle as chief executive officer of its newly created digital and branded entertainment division.
Cherokee's current chief financial officer Mark DiSiena has resigned and Jason Boling has been elected by the board of directors to fill his role.
Brand strategy agency IMC has promoted two members of its management team to the position of vice president.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Jill Offerman to lead Comedy Central brands internationally.
The Gordon Brothers Group, a global advisory and investment firm, has appointed two new co-presidents of its retail division.
Brands with Influence added two new licensees for “Woolly and Tig” at Brand Licensing Europe in October.
Rovio Entertainment has appointed Megalicense to represent licensing and retail initiatives for its Angry Birds brand in Russia.
Outfit7, creators of the Talking Friends franchise, has appointed Alessandro Traverso to the newly created role of chief operating officer.
Video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment has appointed Sandra Arcan as senior manager of licensing and merchandising, EMEA.
CopCorp Licensing has promoted Michelle Zamora to licensing manager, a role that will see her take on added responsibility for both domestic and international client relations.
The Lego Group's LEGO Friends took home the top prize, Overall Toy of the Year, at the 13th Annual Toy of the Year awards Sunday evening.
DRi Licensing has appointed Charlotte Wallace as brand manager to focus on retail development, brand management and sales.
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