Brand Licensing Europe's Darren Brechin gives attendees the top 10 highlights of the upcoming event.
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.
The Greeting Card Association has appointed Certified Association Executive Peter Doherty as its Executive Director.
Endemol Shine Group has appointed Georg Ramme as global managing director of its digital video network, Endemol Beyond.
Licensing agency LMCA has appointed Elliot Chen as director of licensing, located in the company’s Shanghai office, in support of its rapid international growth.
Rovio Entertainment has promoted Anurag Sachdeva to country director for India and South Asia.
Jeffrey D. Dunn has been appointed as the new president and chief executive officer of Sesame Workshop.
Licensing industry veteran Jim Bell passed away suddenly Oct. 5 at the age of 59.
Zodiak Media has promoted Tim Mutimer, currently head of non-scripted, to the role of chief executive officer of its Zodiak Rights division.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Michael Armstrong to executive vice president and general manager of international brand development.
George Pyne, former president of sports and entertainment at IMG Worldwide, has launched a new sports, marketing and branded lifestyle company–Bruin Sports Capital.
Animation company Toonz Entertainment is setting up a dedicated subsidiary office in Auckland, New Zealand.
Legendary Television has appointed veteran TV agent Lauren Heller Whitney as president of scripted television.
Guru Studio has appointed Rachel Marcus as development executive, responsible for developing content and sourcing new IP.
Sesame Workshop chief executive officer Jeffrey Dunn has made four new appointments to his executive team as part of a broad reorganization.
FremantleMedia North America chief executive officer Thom Beers will step down as CEO when his contract with the company concludes this summer.
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