Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
Passport Brands, the U.S. licensee of the French designer brand Marithe + Francois Girbaud, has appointed Robert Arnot as president.
Jennifer Giddens has been named vice president of marketing for Sprout.
Zodiak Media’s The Foundation has promoted Gwen Hughes to MD, following the departure of Vanessa Hill.
Outfit7 has expanded its European management team to oversee the global licensing for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
Endemol North America has hired two new franchise managers to expand its brands in the region.
Rocket Licensing has appointed Olivia Nash to the role of licensing coordinator.
Eric Huang has joined the children’s digital agency and consultancy Made in Me as development director.
Dawn Taubin has joined DreamWorks Animation as chief marketing officer, after Anne Globe resigned last week.
FremantleMedia North America has promoted David Luner to a newly created position in franchise management.
Egmont is bringing its international children's publishing activities together under a new management structure.
Outfit7, creators of the Talking Friends franchise, has appointed Alessandro Traverso to the newly created role of chief operating officer.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has appointed its first-ever Moscow-based licensing executive ? Petia Toncheva, senior licensing manager, Russia and CIS.
Toys 'R' Us has announced that Gerald Storch will begin to transition from his role as chief executive officer of the company, while remaining as chairman of the board.
Flying Bark Productions has appointed Raphaela Faetkenheuer as marketing manager.
The American Greetings Corporation has promoted Sean Gorman to president of AG Properties.
David Ellender is stepping down as chief executive officer of FremantleMedia International to “pursue new challenges.”
HIT Entertainment has appointed three executives to spearhead global brand efforts for several of its top brands.
Perry Ellis has appointed Stanley Silverstein as president of international development and global licensing.
Andrew Smith has been promoted to senior vice president, deputy publisher, executive director of new business development.
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