Brand Licensing Europe's Darren Brechin gives attendees the top 10 highlights of the upcoming event.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has hired Cynthia Rapp as senior vice president of global creative.
Richard Desroches has joined Imports Dragon as director of brands.
Multi-platform media company Shout! Factory has promoted four of its veteran executives.
Brad Globe will step down from his post as president of Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a position he has held for more than a decade, in spring 2016.
Jessica Eriksson has been appointed to the newly created position of licensing manager at Saltkråkan–The Astrid Lindgren Company.
DreamWorks Animation's chief global brand officer Michael Francis will step down from his full-time duties at the company in December and transition to a consulting role.
Brandgenuity has hired former Beanstalk executive Antonia Predovan as director of business development.
Online t-shirt marketplace SunFrog.com has added licensing executive Chris Hallock to its team.
Boutique U.S. licensing agency NOBL Communications has signed on to represent the toy, art and stationery company Cra-Z-Art.
Tim Collins, head of brands for DC Thomson will be leaving the company.
Bluefin Distribution, a U.S. distributor for Japanese toys and collectibles, has appointed John Parker as its new president.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
Bluefin Distribution has appointed Candice Uyloan as director of marketing to oversee the company's marketing, public relations and events.
Thinkwell Group has appointed François Girard as senior vice president of global business development.
U.K. royalty auditing firm 360 Audit has made a number of new hires in order to expand its business operations into new territories.
Tomy International has promoted Kerry Cunnion to senior vice president of sales, in addition to his current role leading the company's North American sales force.
Iconix Brand Group has completed its acquisition of the Strawberry Shortcake brand and appointed Cathy Hoffman Glosser to lead its development.
Jewel Branding & Licensing has hired Samira Ali as director of retail development.
4K Media, a subsidiary of Konami Digital Entertainment, has named former Viacom executive Jonitha Keymoore as director of program sales.
Dependable Solutions Inc. has hired Carmella Johns-Andruk as director of client services to help restructure its Client Services Division.
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