Digital studio Astronauts Wanted hires Jonny Blitstein as its new VP Business Development Branded Entertainment.
Discovery Consumer Products taps Ricky Li as VP Global Lifestyle & Retail.
VF Corp. appoints Brendan Sullivan as President Sportswear, succeeding Karen Murray, who will become a senior brand advisor to the group.
Perry Ellis names David Rattner as CFO.
DHX Media appoints senior management into new roles to integrate its studio and distribution teams: Anne Loi is named EVP Global Operations and Josh Scherba is EVP Distribution & Content.
Turner Southeast Asia launches with Vishal Dembla serving as VP & GM. Dembla will lead efforts in Asia Pacific, overseeing all commercial lines, brand-building efforts, and network distribution in the region for kids channels Cartoon Network and Boomerang.
CMON hires Mike McVey for its production and development team.
Flywheel Sports appoints Sarah Robb O’Hagan as CEO.
Canadian producer Mercury Filmworks and Ireland’s Cartoon Saloon launch Lighthouse Studios, a new 2D-focused, joint-venture prodco for kids content.