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Turner Asia Pacific has selected Eric Lee to lead its growing location-based entertainment business for the region, effective immediately.
Character World has appointed Tony Lewis to the role of U.K. sales director.
Sequential Brands Group has named Andrew Cooper as its new president.
Richard Lennox, an industry veteran with a record of elevating consumer and retailing brands, has joined Macy’s as its chief marketing officer, effective Sept. 15.
Corus Entertainment has named Athena Georgaklis as its head of development for Nelvana.
BBC Worldwide ANZ has appointed Dustin Lockett to serve as its commercial director.
DHX Brands has announced the appointment of four new team members to its London office.
The Brand Liaison has hired two new licensing executives–Laurie Smith and Katey Gabrielson–to assist with the agency’s continued expansion.
Licensing agency CPLG is restructuring its executives as it continues to pursue multi-territory partners across retail, licensing and operations.
Nickelodeon has promoted Dion Vlachos to the role of executive vice president of retail sales, marketing and publishing.
Condé Nast has appointed Iconix and Trump Organization veteran Cathy Hoffman Glosser as senior vice president of licensing.
Terry Pillow will retire as CEO of the Tommy Bahama Group on Jan. 30 and he will be succeeded by Douglas Wood, current president and COO.
Iconix Brand Group has promoted Carolann Dunn to the newly created role of vice president, sales, for Peanuts Worldwide and Iconix Brand Group’s entertainment division.
Viacom has promoted Jon Graham and Tanya Visano in its Toronto-based office.
Viacom International Media Networks has appointed four executives to new positions across Southern Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
Toys ‘R’ Us has promoted Joe Venezia to executive vice president, global store operations, effective Feb. 22.
Nicola Thompson, former senior commercial manager, CPLG Sport, has joined Rockpool Licensing.
Kahala Brands has appointed Jeffrey Quinn to the role of director of brand licensing.
Steiner Sports has acquired the exclusive licensing rights to The New York Yankees’ Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra’s name and likeness from the Berra family.
Octane5 has appointed Holly Collins to the role of director of marketing.
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