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.
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.
New mobile gaming company Seriously has made four new hires to build out its creative team.
BBC Worldwide U.K., a part of BBC Worldwide, has appointed Stephen Davies to lead its live events business.
Eric Huang has joined the children’s digital agency and consultancy Made in Me as development director.
Friderico Gatti is joining Russian licensing agency Megalicense International as its new chief executive officer.
TVMania U.K. has expanded the role of Monika Albers, who will now oversee all licensing for company’s U.K. division.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Oliver Nitz as senior vice president of mobile brand licensing.
JB Perrette has been named as the next president of Discovery Networks International following the resignation of Mark Hollinger.
Brand licensing and extension agency Beanstalk has promoted Rachel Terrace to the position of senior vice president of brand management.
Allison Lort has joined licensing agency Brandgenuity as director of business development.
Owain Walbyoff, former commercial director of Endemol Games, has been promoted to managing director.
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