Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
Sander Schwartz, president of FremantleMedia’s Kids and Family Entertainment division, will be leaving the company by the end of this month.
Brand strategy agency IMC has promoted two members of its management team to the position of vice president.
Toys R’ Us has named two seasoned executives with deep international and domestic retail expertise to lead its global and domestic business.
The founder of the independent children’s producer 1461, has launched the new IP management company Those Licensing People.
Saban Brands is expanding its operations into Europe with a new executive appointment and the opening of its first international office.
Endemol has promoted Ingrid Akkerman to director of brand relations within its commercial affairs team.
Bioworld has appointed Frank Bottaro as the vice president of the sleepwear and underwear division.
AG Properties, the intellectual property and outbound licensing division of American Greetings Corporation, has announced the promotion of Carla Silva to senior vice president, global licensing.
Global brand licensing and consultancy Beanstalk has named Lisa Reiner as its new managing director of Europe and Asia Pacific.
Saban Brands has announced the promotion of Frederic Soulie to senior vice president, global distribution.
FremantleMedia has announced plans to replace its Enterprises arm with a new, stand-alone, global division focused on distribution and kids & family entertainment.
Ragdoll Worldwide has appointed Hina Sanghrajka to the newly created position of brand manager.
The ASPCA has named Matthew E. Bershadker as its new president and chief executive officer.
Licensing agency Beanstalk is heading into the digital world with the launch of a new division, Tinderbox.
VIMN has promoted Kerry Taylor to lead the MTV brand internationally and oversee non-music-related programming.
Maya Maraj is joining Scholastic’s children’s publishing division in the role of licensing scout.
Warner Music Group has promoted Sara Nemerov to SVP and head of global consumer products and brand licensing.
Zodiak Media's current group CEO, David Frank, will step down in mid-October and will be succeeded by Marc-Antoine d’Halluin.
Iconix Brand Group has appointed Natasha Fishman as VP of global brand management and marketing for Peanuts Worldwide.
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