Brand Licensing Europe is looking to build on the success of last year’s showwith new brands and by adding to its roster of unique show features.
Target Corporation has named retail veteran Brian Cornell as the its new chief executive officer replacing longtime CEO Gregg Steinhafel, who departed May 5.
Greg Foran was promoted to president and chief executive officer of Walmart U.S.
Canadian animation studio Rainmaker Entertainment has appointed former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer executive Steve Hendry to its board of directors.
The Museum of London has appointed Richard Sweet as its new director of enterprise.
Genius Brands International has appointed industry veteran Stone Newman as president of global consumer products.
Christina Miller has been named president and general manager for the Turner Broadcasting System networks Cartoon Network, Adult Swim and Boomerang.
Jeremy Robinson has been appointed as the new country manager at toy company Schleich.
Mind Candy founder Michael Acton Smith is stepping down as chief executive officer of the company to take on a more creative role.
Tommy Bahama Group has appointed Bradley O’Brien to the newly created position of executive vice president, design and product development.
Pamela El is joining the National Basketball Association in the new position of chief marketing officer beginning Aug. 18.
WWE has appointed Michele Martell as vice president of kids’ entertainment.
Concept One has appointed Effy Zinkin, currently serving as president of Marc Ecko Enterprises, as its new president.
Licensed apparel specialist Poetic Gem has strengthened its sales operation with the addition of a new account manager, Kaleigh Durney.
The founder of the independent children’s producer 1461, has launched the new IP management company Those Licensing People.
Iconix Brand Group has appointed Natasha Fishman as VP of global brand management and marketing for Peanuts Worldwide.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Magnus Kastner as executive vice president and managing director in Northern Europe.
Build-A-Bear Workshop has appointed Gina Collins as chief marketing officer and brand bear.
FremantleMedia North America has promoted David Luner to president of brand partnerships and franchise management.
DreamWorks Animation’s AwesomenessTV, has hired former Walt Disney Studios executive T.J. Marchetti as chief marketing officer.
The Topps Company has appointed John Mueller as chief financial officer.
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