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Grant Gie has joined Sambro as commercial director in order to further drive the company’s continued growth and development.
For the first time in 25 years, the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association has selected three industry executives to join the Licensing Hall of Fame this year.
Thomas Tull has stepped down from his position as CEO of Legendary Entertainment and will assume the role of founding chairman, effective immediately.
NBCUniveral has named Deirdre Brennan as general manager of Sprout, the company’s 24-hour preschool network.
Rocket Licensing, a U.K.-based licensing agency, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.
Authentic Brands Group has appointed Movantia, a brand licensing agency located in Bologna, Italy, to serve as its non-exclusive lead agency for its global brand portfolio in Europe.
Mattel has appointed Margaret Georgiadis as the company’s chief executive officer, effective Feb. 8.
Saban Brands Israel, an affiliate of Saban Brands, has launched a new toy company focused on smart and innovate toys, called Wise Toys.
Sandra Arcan and Su-Yina Farmer, gaming enthusiasts with more than 30 years of multi-disciplinary experience, have founded a new London-based boutique licensing agent, called Bits and Pixels.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted James Currell to executive vice president and managing director of VIMN U.K., Northern and Eastern Europe.
Santoro will launch its new collection of Gorjuss dolls at the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany this week.
Cottonwood Media and co-production partner Shaftesbury have entered into a new development deal with Corus Entertainment’s Teletoon in Canada for its animated show “Squish.”
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association is now accepting nominations for its annual International Licensing Excellence awards.
Jewel Branding and Licensing has been appointed as the North American licensing agency for fashion label, Atik Batik.
Vidorra Group has signed an agreement with Red Nose Extreme Sports, an extreme sports brand in Brazil, to serve as its exclusive licensing agency for the brand’s North American launch.
Lisa Jacobson, former UTA partner and head of its licensing, branding and endorsement department, has left the agency to create a new boutique entertainment marketing firm.
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The bi-annual fashion trade show MAGIC will feature a special seminar on licensing today from 1 p.m.-2 p.m.
Carla Silva has been appointed as the new vice president/general manager, global head of licensing for King Features.
Mind Candy has appointed Ian Chambers as its new chief executive officer, effective immediately.
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