Brand Licensing Europe marked its 15th year with a bang, debuting a new show floor layout and hosting more visitors at London’s Olympia than ever before.
Saban Brands has appointed Janet Scardino as chief operating officer.
Kathy Ireland has announced a new collaboration with Royal Footwear & Accessories.
Echo Bridge Home Entertainment has promoted Nathan Hart to the role of president.
NBCUniversal has appointed Russell Hampton to its Media Innovation and Cross Company Initiatives group.
Long-time Disney executive Jennifer Levine has joined Sprout as the network’s new vice president of communications.
Viacom International Media Networks has made two new executive appointments for Nickelodeon.
The U.K. virtual kids’ site BinWeevils.com has named board member Rod Henwood as its new chief executive officer.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Lisa Silverman Meyers to SVP of operations and business planning for NVCP.
The National Wildlife Federation has hired Maureen P. Smith as its new vice president of marketing and communications.
Saban Brands has appointed Jack Sorensen as president of The Playforge, the company’s mobile social games division.
Pamela Kaufman has been promoted to the expanded role of CMO and president of consumer products at Nickelodeon.
Eric Huang has joined the children’s digital agency and consultancy Made in Me as development director.
CreaCon Group, creators of the “City of Friends” preschool series, has appointed media executive Harold Sletten as CEO.
Saban Brands has promoted Frederic Soulie to senior vice president of global distribution.
China Education Television has tapped Bill Teitelbaum to serve as its U.S. representative for educational media projects in China.
Warner Bros. Records has added two new members to its Brand Partnerships & Commercial Licensing team.
Paul Haines, director of business development and licensing at Carte Blanche Group, is stepping down after 13 years with the company.
4Licensing has launched a new subsidiary, 4LC Sports & Entertainment, which will specialize in the sports and entertainment industries.
DreamWorks Animation has announced that its board of directors has nominated Universal Music Group’s Lucian Grainge and Hulu’s Jason Kilar to replace current directors Nathan Myhrvold and Richard Sherman, who are retiring.
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