Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
Veteran licensing and brand management executive Paul Flett has joined United Talent Agency.
Saban Brands has launched a new global consumer products division, merging its domestic and international operations.
Turner CN Enterprises has restructured its EMEA consumer products team.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has extended the contract for its president Stephanie Sperber through June 2016.
Musician, entrepreneur and philanthropist will.i.am has partnered with the partnership marketing agency memBrain.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has promoted Natalie Harvey to head of European retail, promotions and digital.
BBC Worldwide has appointed Clare Piggott as head of merchandising for its U.K. business.
Univision Communications has promoted Ignacio Meyer to the position of senior vice president, enterprise development.
Entertainment One has acquired Art Impressions, owner of brands such as So So Happy and Skelanimals.
The American Greetings Corporation has promoted Sean Gorman to president of AG Properties.
Former Scholastic and Marvel executive Christopher Ursin has launched a new branding consultancy, Trident Branding Group.
MIPCOM has named chief executive officer of DreamWorks Animation, Jeffrey Katzenberg, as its 2013 Personality of the Year.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Jill Offerman to lead Comedy Central brands internationally.
Walmart Stores’ board of directors has elected company veteran Doug McMillonas president and chief executive officer.
Mind Candy has appointed Penny Handscomb as its new chief people officer to lead the company’s human resources department.
DRi Licensing has appointed Charlotte Wallace as brand manager to focus on retail development, brand management and sales.
Viacom International Media Networks has appointed Vincent Sourdeau as vice president of kids and family brands in South Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Lisa Silverman Meyers to SVP of operations and business planning for NVCP.
Pamela Kaufman has been promoted to the expanded role of CMO and president of consumer products at Nickelodeon.
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