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.
DreamWorks Animation has named retail veteran Paul Kurzawa to the newly created position of head of retail development.
Jennifer Giddens has been named vice president of marketing for Sprout.
Big Tent has promoted Sondra Seecharan to manager of creative and product development and added Justina Tang in the role of marketing associate.
Endemol has promoted Ingrid Akkerman to director of brand relations within its commercial affairs team.
Endemol North America has appointed Will Keenan as president of its new digital video venture Endemol Beyond USA.
Carlos Alberini has resigned from his position as co-CEO of Restoration Hardware Holdings in order to lead Lucky Brand.
Viacom has launched a new group, Viacom Velocity, to offer integrated marketing and creative content solutions.
The Women in Toys board of trustees has elected Ashley Mady, president and founder of licensing agency Brandberry, as its new president.
The Copyrights Group has named Demi Patel to the newly created role of head of product development.
Guru Studio has appointed Monika Sharma in the newly created position of director of marketing.
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