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Licensing Jobs: Joann Acevedo To Lead Softlines For ViacomCBS Consumer Products

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter ViacomCBS Consumer Products has promoted Joann Acevedo to Senior Vice President of Softlines Licensing in North America. As Senior Vice President, Acevedo will lead across multiple categories of business including… . . . read more

Who’s News: Fanatics Names Primack SVP of International Biz Dev

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Fanatics has recruited ex-IMG executive Matthew Primack as its new Senior Vice President of International Business Development. Primack is now responsible for building on Fanatics’ strong international growth… . . . read more

Who’s News: Veteran Licensing Consultant Caroline High Joins ARTiSTORY

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter The Art and cultural IP licensee specialist ARTiSTORY is growing its UK team with the appointment of Caroline High. “Having worked with Caroline previously I’m thrilled to have the opportunity… . . . read more

Who’s News: Jewel Expands With Three New Management Hires

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter Jewel Branding & Licensing has announced the hiring of three new employees to support its continued growth in licensing and creative services. Jewel is known for developing and managing strategic… . . . read more

Who’s News: Jazwares Appoints Its First Chief Brand Officer

The toy and licensing company Jazwares announced that Jeremy Padawer joins the C-suite as the company’s first Chief Brand Officer, effective immediately. As well, Jazwares revealed three other key promotions in the fast-growing company, elevating Herb… . . . read more

Breaking News: Hasbro Taps ‘Head Wizard’ Chris Cocks as New CEO

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Global play and entertainment giant Hasbro has named Chris Cocks, the President and COO of its Wizards of the Coast division, as the new CEO for the parent… . . . read more

Toy Licensing: Fun In Motion Toys Brings Andy Moberg On Board

Licensing veteran Andy Moberg has been hired to lead sales at award-winning company Fun In Motion Toys. Fun In Motion Toys is the creator of Shashibo and other fidget toys such as Spinballs, Mozi, and… . . . read more

First Woman Chair At Disney Takes The Reins On New Year’s Eve

The Walt Disney Company enters the New Year with a new chairperson, as Susan Arnold becomes the first woman to head Disney’s board. Arnold will take over from current chair Bob Iger when he steps… . . . read more

Who’s News: Exile Studio Tags Stephen Davis to Head Kids Programming

Exile Content Studio has created a new children’s programming division, to be headed by former Hasbro Chief Content Officer Stephen Davis. The LA-based studio is better known for its adult dramas, like the Netflix hit… . . . read more

Who’s News: Vandamme To Head New Jazwares Sales Office in Paris

Jazwares is opening a new office in Paris; a reflection of its strategy for rapid growth in the European market. The company says the sales office will be headed by veteran Vincent Vandamme, who most… . . . read more