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HEADLINES AT A GLANCE

Alex Brands, Alpha International to Launch New Big Wheel Products
 
Silvergate Media’s Octonauts Gathers Significant Momentum in Asia
 
Rovio Entertainment, Iron Maiden Partner for Angry Birds Evolution Halloween Edition

   

New Distribution for Anima Estudios, SLR Productions, and Telegael’s Teenage Fairytale Dropouts
 
Discovery Communications, Parques Reunidos to Develop Themed Entertainment Centers

Giochi Preziosi, Planeta Junior, and Kotoc Unveil Gormiti at MIPJunior

Alex Brands, Alpha International to Launch New Big Wheel Products

Alex Brands partnered with Alpha International to launch new Big Wheel products that will begin to roll out next spring.     
 
“The Big Wheel brand fits perfectly within the Alex portfolio of classic brands. We’ll be manufacturing it in the USA. We look forward to many years of success giving joy to children with the Big Wheel brand,” says Neil Friedman, CEO of Alex Brands.

Silvergate Media’s Octonauts Gathers Significant Momentum in Asia

Silvergate Media today outlines the outstanding success of its preschool property Octonauts in Asia and shares details of plans that will fuel further growth across the region, including the brand’s recent broadcast and consumer products launch in Taiwan.
 
Octonauts, which is owned and developed solely by Silvergate Media, debuted on Taiwan’s Eastern Broadcasting’s cable EBC Yoyo Channel last month in addition to EBC Variety Channel in a primetime morning slot. Now, with consumer demand building, master global toy partner Fisher Price is gearing up to introduce its range of toys into the market this Autumn and will support the launch with a series of nationwide retail events and meet and greets. Publishing and secondary categories will then follow in 2018.

Rovio Entertainment, Iron Maiden Partner for Angry Birds Evolution Halloween Edition

Rovio Entertainment will feature Iron Maiden in a special Halloween version of Angry Birds Evolution. Eddie—the mascot of Iron Maiden—will be a playable character as Eddie the Bird in Angry Birds Evolution this Halloween season. In this two-week character event beginning October 18, players who recruit Eddie the Bird to their team will be able to keep him as a player permanently.

There will be four evolutions of the character to represent different albums from Iron Maiden. In addition, the Bird Island will be transformed into a Halloween-themed, heavy metal oasis full of tributes to Eddie, Iron Maiden, and the heavy metal universe.

Rovio will offer fans exclusive Eddie the Bird merchandise, available for a limited time during this event. Additionally, Eddie the Bird will also join Iron Maiden’s Iron Maiden: Legacy Of The Beast mobile role-playing game (RPG) that will launch next year.

New Distribution for Anima Estudios, SLR Productions, and Telegael’s Teenage Fairytale Dropouts

Anima Estudios, SLR Productions, Home Plate Entertainment together with Telegael are pleased to announce Bejuba! Entertainment has taken over the international distribution of the animated comedy series, “Teenage Fairytale Dropouts”.

As part of the new distribution deal for the series, the 52 x 11 minute series has been renamed “Awesome Magical Tales”.
 
The HD flash animation series tells the story of Jeremiah, Fury and Trafalgar, three best friends and second generation fairytale characters who are determined to be themselves  – no matter what their well-known fairytale parents think about it.  

Discovery Communications, Parques Reunidos to Develop Themed Entertainment Centers

Parques Reunidos partnered with Discovery Communications to develop themed entertainment centers in North America, Western Europe, and Asia-Pacific. The integrated indoor entertainment centers will feature interactive entertainment facilities, rides, dining areas, and a retail store. This partnership will consist of approximately 10 family-friendly centers, each offering interactive experiences.

Discovery Communications features a portfolio of nonfiction, lifestyle, sports, and kids content brands. Discovery's programming is available in more than 220 countries and territories and reaches 3 billion cumulative viewers.

These entertainment centers will be approximately 5,000 square meters, and will be themed around topics including nature, space, the oceans, and adventure. Visitors will be able to interact with their favorite Discovery brands through inspired destinations that capture the spirit of adventure and exploration.

Parques Reunidos plans to develop entertainment spaces in shopping malls and downtown landmark buildings. The group is currently working with a variety of partners to build more than 20 centers in addition to the six that have already been signed, including Centro Comercial Thader (Murcia), Dolce Vita Tejo (Lisbon), Intu Lakeside (London), two at Centro Comercial Xanadú (Madrid), and Lionsgate Entertainment City (New York). These six projects will be opened within the next two years.

Giochi Preziosi, Planeta Junior, and Kotoc Unveil Gormiti at MIPJunior

Giochi Preziosi along with leading European children’s entertainment company Planeta Junior and animation studios Kotoc, premiered Gormiti, a brand new 3D CGI action - comedy TV series in front of key players of the kid’s entertainment industry and press audience at a special event during this year’s MIPJunior.
 
A planned total of 52 episodes each lasting 11 minutes will combine action and comedy, aiming boys 5-8, and it is based on global phenomenon Gormiti, created by Giochi Preziosi. The phenomenon was born in 2005, becoming really fast the leading boys action property throughout Europe, and distributed in over 50 countries. More than 500 million figures have been sold with a result of €1.5 Billion in retail Sales. Production of the series has already started and the first 26 episodes are scheduled for delivery in 2018.

eOne, Merlin Entertainments Enter Global Partnership to Develop New Peppa Pig Attractions

Entertainment One (eOne) entered a global partnership with Merlin Entertainments (Merlin) to develop and operate location-based entertainment attractions based on its popular preschool license Peppa Pig. 
 
The deal covers all territories excluding the UK, and Merlin will have exclusive rights for all location-based entertainment formats with the exception of China, which will be licensed to Merlin on a non-exclusive basis.
 
Merlin will create branded, standalone Peppa Pig attractions in multiple formats, and develop branded areas within existing Merlin’s Resort Theme Parks. Merlin will open in-park areas in two theme parks next year, and the first standalone attraction is expected to open in 2019. 

Jakks Pacific, Bay Tek Games to Develop Home Version of Popular Arcade Game

Bay Tek Games partnered with Jakks Pacific to develop and launch a home version of its ticket redemption arcade game Pull My Finger. The new game will be featured exclusively at Toys “R” Us this December, and be available to all retailers beginning next spring.

Pull My Finger was launched by Bay Tek in 2010 as a novelty ticket redemption game where players pull a monkey’s finger to launch a ball into a playfield to hit targets and win tickets.
 
Bay Tek will also look at its extensive catalog of existing IP, and future brand extensions may include digital games, board games, toys, character branding, and more. Bay Tek is currently rolling out Skee-Ball, the alley roller game that it acquired last year.

Dimensional Branding Group (DBG) is Bay Tek’s exclusive licensing agency representing Skee-Ball. Bay Tek and DBG have partnered to add new licensing partners and will continue to grow the brand.

Parragon Unveils Product Range for Disney Descendants 2

Parragon, award-winning publisher and global creator of books and books+, is delighted to announce its collection to support the upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants 2.
 
Launching from September 2017, Parragon’s range of Descendants 2 products will bring to life the storyline of the latest film in the Descendants franchise, which follows Mal’s return to The Isle of the Lost due to her struggle with the pressure to be royally perfect at Auradon Prep. The range will feature the original rotten to the core children of villains Mal, Evie, Carlos and Jay and newcomers Uma, Harry and Gil, along with the children of heroes Ben, Lonnie, Chad and Jane.

Hey Duggee Cinema Experience to Head to Theaters in Australia

The first Hey Duggee Cinema Experience will head to select theaters in Australia and feature brand new episodes and exclusive, never-before-seen content. The experience will kick off with the Family Fun Day preview, where it will screen at select cinemas on November 12, before it rolls out nationally across Australia on November 16. 
 
Based on the preschool series Hey Duggee, in this new adventure Duggee and the Squirrels will earn more badges as they set sail to deserted islands, rocket into outer space, and more. The shows will also feature special appearances from Sarcastic Mole and Enid the Cat. A list of participating cinemas can be found at heyduggeecinema.com.au.

Finlayson, Jewel Branding & Licensing to Bring Finlayson Brand into the U.S.

Finlayson signed with Jewel Branding & Licensing to bring its brand into the U.S. market. Jewel Branding has secured deals in home textiles, quilting fabric, and stationery.
 
Finlayson is a Scandinavian heritage retail brand with new stores opening in Hong Kong and China. Its patterns are licensed internationally in Europe and Asia, and will now expand into North America.
 
Last month licensee Lintex Linens debuted a collection of bed sheeting at the NY Home Textiles market. Camelot Fabrics will launch fabrics this month at Quilt Market, and Leap Year Publishing recently signed on to develop a range of stationery and calendar products that will launch next year.
 
The brand is available for licensing in key categories including fashion, apparel, gift, rugs, and home décor accessories.

Canal+ Acquires Hard Sun and Picnic at Hanging Rock

CANAL+ has acquired two of FremantleMedia’s most anticipated dramas for France, following a deal with FremantleMedia International. The first French pay-TV channel has picked up the rights for Hard Sun, produced by FremantleMedia UK’s Euston Films, and Picnic at Hanging Rock, produced by FremantleMedia Australia.

Fun2Play Toys Launches Poo-nicorns Web Series and Web Game

Fun2Play Toys features the Poo-nicorn characters in a new web series and web game, which premiered on October 17.
 
Each episode in the series focuses on teaching kids about topics including individuality, tolerance, and understanding. Kids can also travel with the Poo-nicorns in their web series as they visit famous landmarks, such as the Poo-ramids or Poo York.
 
Poo-nicorn toys are available at major retailers including Wal-Mart, Toys “R” Us, and more.

Master Toy for MarbleGen

Monello Productions, producer of the series, and TF1 Licences, who manages its licensing rights in France, are happy to announce the signature of an agreement with Lansay, French leader in the manufacturing of games and toys, for the series MarbleGen.
 
A first product line will be released on the start of the school year 2018, including marbles, marble throwing accessories and gadgets, training fields, etc., and the collection will be completed on the first quarter of 2019. A wide-ranging media plan will support the release of the MarbleGen line.

Peanuts, Uniqlo to Launch New Kaws X Peanuts UT Collection

Uniqlo will release a second Peanuts collection for the brand’s UT (Uniqlo T-shirts) range with New York-based artist Kaws. The collection will feature all-black, NYC-inspired designs in honor of Black Friday. Items will be available for men, women, and kids at most Uniqlo stores nationwide and at uniqlo.com in late November.
 
The collection will feature four styles for men and children and two styles for women. Snoopy plush toys that feature Kaws' signature crossed-out eyes will also be available in large and small sizes.
 
The first Kaws X Peanuts UT collection launched last spring.   

Help for Heroes and Tesco announce the National Collection

Help for Heroes (H4H), the Charity which supports people with injuries and illness sustained while serving in the British Armed Forces, has announced the National Collection, a major fund-and-awareness-raising drive held in partnership with Tesco to coincide with the Charity’s tenth birthday in October.
 
The drive will take place at over 250 Tesco stores nationwide on the weekend of 14 and 15 October, when volunteers will collect money for Help for Heroes. Volunteers will also hand out flyers to raise awareness of how shoppers can support the Charity by purchasing a number of licensed items in store or online.
 
These products include Eggs for Soldiers free range eggs, Branston Bigger Baked Beans, Tesco personalised items (online only), and the new Cadbury Heroes Limited Edition tin, exclusive to Tesco - the first time Cadbury has re-introduced a traditional tin since moving all their assortments to tubs.

Zodiak Kids Joins Forces with China’s Fantawild on Tiger Team

Zodiak Kids announced today that it has entered a co-development and co-production deal with influential animation company Fantawild Animation Inc. for a children’s television series based on ‘Tiger Team’, the best-selling series of books by Thomas Brezina. Zodiak Kids and Tower 10, the Austrian production company founded by best-selling children’s author Thomas Brezina, had previously entered into an agreement together with a view to realising the television potential of the Tiger Team books.
 
As the IP holder of more than 20 animation titles including the #1 animation brand in China, Fantawild’s animation has been distributed to over 100 countries. Its parental company, Fantawild Holdings, is the leading entertainment and technology enterprise in China with 24 theme parks in operation across China, and 10 more coming up in the next five to eight years.

License Connection Announces Representation of Simon’s Cat Across Benelux

License Connection has announced that it has been appointed by Endemol Shine Group as Licensing Agent in the Benelux to lead the licensing and merchandising programme for Simon’s Cat.

YouTube sensation Simon’s Cat has become a hit with audiences worldwide and it continues to find new audiences with a growing international fan base. Simon’s Cat has over 12 million online fans and the brand has huge consumer appeal with recent brand extensions including a Primark clothing range in the UK, hit app Simon’s Cat Crunch Time with 2m downloads in 2 months and an incredible 40m+ Facebook sticker downloads.

Studio 100 Adds Drop Dead Weird and Random and Whacky to Portfolio

Studio 100 Media has acquired the international distribution rights for “Drop Dead Weird” and “Random and Whacky”, two new live action series from Australia, which will be introduced at Mipcom, stand R7.C15 (Studio 100 Media) and R7.H3 (m4e).
 
“Drop Dead Weird” (26 x 24’), created by Sally Browning and Dean Cropp, is an hilarious comedy series, targeting kids 6-12 years and a second season (26 x 24’) is already in development for 2019. The series is an Australian/Irish co-production by Ambience Entertainment, Air Pig Productions and Telegael. Studio 100 Media will be handling the worldwide distribution rights outside of the show’s home territories. The series premiered on 25 September 2017 on RTÈ2 (Ireland) and launches on 7TWO and KidsOn7 in Australia this October.

China Says “Nǐ hǎo” to Hoho’s Cloudbabies

Hoho Entertainment, the specialist kids’ production and distribution company co-founded by Oliver Ellis and Helen Howells, has signed a deal with Chinese Media company WOW DADI TECHNOLOGY to launch Cloudbabies in mainland China. 

In a 2-tier agreement, DADI has acquired the distribution and merchandising rights to Series 1 and has also committed to investing in the production of series 2 with a further 52 episodes which Hoho and DADI will co-produce under the new UK CHINA co-production treaty, soon to be ratified by the Chinese Government.

The deal arose following Howells’ invitation to speak at iABC during CICAF, China’s biggest animation festival held annually in Hangzhou, organised by Mega Media. The UK trade mission was supported by the UK’s Department of International Trade and the Children’s Media Conference.

JCB Toughens up the Outdoor Paint Market

Digger giants JCB have today announced a brand new multi-year licensing deal with Cheltenham based QXE Industries Limited.  The deal grants QXE global rights to produce and distribute JCB PAINT for a broad range of outdoor uses.
 
JCB PAINT has been formulated to make it easy to use on almost any exterior surface and engineered to provide protection against the toughest conditions, like no other paint in the market.  Invented in the UK, JCB PAINT has flame retardant and environmental resistant properties which along with the re-usable and recycle packaging offers testament to the company’s ethos to making the world a safer place.

EMPLOYMENT

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JOB POSTING

Asiapac & MENA Executive Available for Sr Leadership Position
 

Entertainment Licensing professional, with superior management and business development skills in cross-cultural ( Asian and MENA markets ) and in diverse product environments, with the ability to define, assess and implement strategies at all levels, available for immediate start.   

  • Close to three decades (including 9 years in Publishing) in Entertainment & Character Licensing with the best names and Properties in the Industry both Western and Asian genre.
  • Functional expertise in strategic planning, business development 360*, acquisitions, joint ventures, content development. broadcast / content placement , licensing & merchandising, publishing, promotions, consumer marketing strategies, and brand management in character linked consumer products and geographies with the ability to relate, to both creative and commercial issues.
  • Diverse product and market knowledge in the consumer goods categories for inspired retail placement. Think "omni channel"
  • Excellent rainmaker's acumen to spot revenue generating opportunities and fuel growth across the genres Able to sell-in ideas internally and externally and excellent organizational, written and verbal communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills, that helps truly move the needle, both sides. 
  • Complex account management and hybrid contract negotiation skills with full P&L responsibility
  • Hong Kong based for last two decades, but open to relocate if need be, with.zero baggage. Can work 'at large' too for startups and fledgling office needs.
Can be reached at daves0512@gmail.com

JOB POSTING

Public Relations Account Executive - From Toys to Tech
 
LKPR, Inc. has an immediate opening for a public relations Account Executive.  

If you’re an experienced publicist with a proven track record of success looking to work in a fun, fast-paced, entrepreneurial agency environment, we’d love to hear from you.    

LKPR offers the unique opportunity to gain significant hands-on experience across a wide variety of consumer lifestyle sectors, from children’s products, to smart kitchen/home products, to fitness/wellness products, to consumer electronics/technology and more.    

Strong PR generalists are welcome.  Consumer lifestyle experience in the family/parenting, food/home or consumer electronics/technology spaces is a bonus.  

Responsibilities:

  • Live for the placement – whether it’s in ink, on-air, online or an influential Tweet, if it moves the needle for a client, it gets your heart pumping!
  • Be a consumer of all things media and tell your client’s story in an impactful way across mediums, from print and broadcast, to blogs and podcasts
  • Stay up-to-date on client industry news and trends—make your clients famous, in a good way! 
  • Identify appropriate media targets and develop compelling/timely story angles that inspire placements 
  • Be an ambassador for your clients at all times, and protect their brands as if they’re your own
  • Develop client materials people actually want to read, from pitches and press releases to catalog copy 
  • Demonstrate understanding of social media platforms, to reach journalists and consumers; if you can post, Tweet or tell an Insta story and have experience developing engaging brand social content, even better! 
  • Be flexible, creative and resourceful in making good things happen for clients—if there's a way, you'll find it!
  • Be a master juggler! Manage multiple projects, prioritize workload and meet deadlines
  • Work closely with account supervisors to create client media strategies and plans, and recalculate as needed    
  • Collaborate with talented, creative teams across marketing disciplines—think omni-channel! 


Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or a related field
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience, preferably in a New York City agency environment, with at least two solid years of media relations experience  
  • Bragworthy portfolio of client-focused media placements 
  • Self-starter who comes up with creative solutions to meet client goals
  • Impressive verbal/written communication skills


Preferred Skills:
Cision (or comparable media list building tools)
TV Eyes Competitive salary & benefits packages offered.  

To apply, please contact Linda Krebs at LK@LKPRinc.com    

LKPR, Inc. is a service-oriented, results-driven, full-service integrated marketing firm based in New York City that offers clients best-in-class public relations, social media, digital marketing and design services. The firm was founded in 2012 by Linda Krebs, named “Publicist of the Year” that same year by leading PR industry publication Bulldog Reporter.

JOB POSTING

Spotlight Licensing Seeks Licensing Sales Manager
New York
 
Spotlight Licensing and Brand Management, Inc., a boutique licensing agency in midtown Manhattan (NYC), seeks an experienced sales professional who can identify, research, develop, and close sales leads for its Entertainment, Art/Design, Fashion, Digital, Corporate, Character, and other client properties. Candidate should be a self-starter with established licensing industry contacts and the ability to prepare effective sales pitches/materials, status reports, etc. This is a fast-paced, creative environment requiring the ability to work effectively independently and also as part of a team. Ideal candidate will have 1-3 years licensing sales experience. This is a full-time position with some travel required. Salary negotiable.  
 
Interested applicants should email resume with cover letter to jodi@spotlightlicensing.com
 

JOB POSTING

Job Description: Creative Artworker/Designer

Bright is a leading illustration agency, providing creative content for clients across Licensing and Publishing. In this role it is important to understand the needs of each agent and their creative division, supporting the London & New York offices and working with the part time US designer to coordinate design consistency and efficiency. Bright’s systems are currently under development, so there is scope to be a part of establishing brand design and guidelines for the new website and beyond. This is an opportunity to be part of a resourceful and forward thinking team, working across print and online to take ownership of and developing existing processes and instigating new design projects.
 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Plotting monthly activity and prioritising brief requests, managing deadlines, copy and image requirements
  • Carrying out fast-paced design briefs for both online and print marketing across our different creative departments
  • Developing ownership over all design related processes
  • Communicating effectively with colleagues for clear briefs and prompt delivery of artwork needs.
  • Designing and updating the main Agency, Licensing and Emporium homepage sliders; publications dates, workshop events, new artists, publication and trade show banner ads
  • Maintaining key collateral such as the artist and clients’ handbooks for digital pdf and print formats
  • Designing adverts and images for editorial and advertising features in industry publications
  • Designing and coordinating visuals for presentations for meetings, launches and other presentations that agents or marketing require
  • Coordinating design for trade shows including designing portfolio sheets for all agents and preparing and ordering design or branded collateral needed for trade shows
  • Establishing a strong relationship with printers and the knowledge of different types of processes and papers. Maintain existing relationships and develop new where needed.
 
Skills required:
 
  • Mac literate essential
  • Tech savvy, with an interest in the latest technology developments
  • Strong knowledge of design programs in the Adobe design suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator etc).
  • Applying a marketing understanding with the AIDA system with high quality performance and constantly developing design skills.
  • Demonstrate creativity, originality and flexibility, with good resilience during periods of high pressure
  • Ability to understand clients’ needs and find practical solutions
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Strong artistic sense with the ability to work to briefs and close attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task on many projects at one time with strong initiative
  • Confidence in presenting and explaining ideas
 
Bonus additional skill:
 
  • Experience or interest in UX and web design

JOB POSTING

Crayola Is Seeking an Experienced Manager, Outbound Licensing. Located at Crayola Corporate HQ, Easton, PA

The ideal candidate will possess experience within either Toy AND/OR Publishing licensing experience.
 
GENERAL SUMMARY: Creates strategic direction for active licensee base and negotiates new partnerships within assigned categories to achieve growth objectives.   Directs tactical execution of licensed product lines from concept/line plan through commercialization.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage existing licensees in assigned categories: 
    • Evaluate licensee’s quarterly marketing, retail and financial forecasts to ensure licensees on are track to meet established contractual obligations, royalty payments and forecast goals.
    • Organize and run licensee orientations, business reviews, semiannual/quarterly line reviews, and brain storm sessions.
    • Address specific licensee performance issues
    • Negotiate renewals on a timely basis
    • Provides input for annual departmental budget and plan
  • Ensure licensees develop seasonal lines in time for internal seasonal review and develop documents and presentations to communicate licensee’s initiatives to internal Crayola departments
    • Set trend direction and make recommendations for new product entry
    • Direct category research and product concept testing as needed with the consumer insights team
    • Work with creative and product development on design and creative direction for licensed product and packaging
    • Responsible for managing licensee press releases, cross marketing and promotions
    • Ensure adherence to internal approval process (i.e. safety, quality, financial, legal, content, creative, consumer activation, consumer affairs etc.) and assist in resolving issues.
  • Negotiate new licensed strategic partnerships for assigned segments in conjunction with established category strategies
    • Research, secure and develop new licensees building upon the success of existing segments in order to achieve predictable, profitable and sustainable growth
    • Negotiate deal terms including: grant of rights, royalty rates, guarantees, projections and business plans
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 7 years’ experience in licensing or consumer marketing work for a CPG company.
  • Bachelors’ degree preferred

 
To review the full job description and to apply: www.crayola.com/careers
Click on search all jobs and look for Req ID 406BR

JOB POSTING

Senior Creative Designer
Location: North East (Gateshead) 
Salary: Competitive


We are looking for an talented Senior Creative Designer to join our team here at Blue Kangaroo in the UK... You must be a creative thinker and understand everything about Character Licensing and Brands. Work independently but also as part of a team. You will work on the biggest and best known brands in the Licensing world, everything from packaging refreshes to creative pitch decks to inspire creative thinking. An outstanding knowledge of all Adobe programs goes without saying and the ability to take work from concept to final artwork is essential.

If you think you have what it takes to make a difference within our talented and dedicated team then please contact us. t: +44 (0)191 490 9449.
 

JOB POSTING

Licensing Executive

MGL (www.mgllicensing.com) is one of the world's leading Art Licensing companies based in South West London (SW14) and is now seeking a dynamic licensing executive to join their team.

The primary responsibilities of the role are to deal and manage existing clients, as well as identify, develop and negotiate with new licensees. Categories include stationery, cards, gift and table top.

The role will also include visiting and exhibiting at trade shows both nationally and internationally.

Some experience in licensing or image libraries is essential.
For more information on the job role, please send CV and cover letter stating your present salary to studio@mglart.com

JOB POSTING

Licensing Director
 
Company: A leader in fashion accessories for both licensed/private label for adults and children. 
 
Job Qualifications: Looking for an experienced Licensing Director that can work with all major film studios.  Good communication and organizational skills needed. A team player in a fast-paced environment. Must be Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint proficient.  Mac experience is a plus.
 
Job Description: Serve as the primary point of contact for day to day business with licensors. Spearhead category strategies, partner relations, and negotiations to maximize brand efficacy and build growth opportunities for licenses.  Play a key role in forecasting.  Solicit new brands, licenses and trends to secure the company’s high ranking in the business.
Provide sales updates and sell through information to the licensors on a monthly/weekly basis.  Mentor and manage coordinators, providing industry and business guidance.
 
Work Environment: This is a very fast-paced, team-orientated business casual environment. 
 
Contact: Please send resume to Blicensed@gmail.com

JOB POSTING

Executive Seeks New Challenges
 
I have 8 years experience of working for a large London Publishing house licensing book content to third parties. I am looking for a role which utilises my skills in negotiation and relationship building and can develop my experience within the licensing field. Having licensed book content to a wide variety of customers from national Newspapers to international Publishers I would relish the experience to work in a new industry, licensing new content to new clients.
 
I realise that a move across from traditional publishing may mean a step down from the managerial role I was in before. I'm enthusiastic to work in a new industry and feel my skills are easily transferable and am happy to look outside licensing roles also.

caroline_crofts@hotmail.com
 

JOB POSTING

Sunrights Inc. Seeks a Licensing Coordinator
New York
 
Sunrights Inc. is an entertainment rights management company operated by one of the top advertising agencies in Japan, Asatsu DK, and the trading conglomerate Mitsubishi Corp. Located in New York City, Sunrights directly manages the development of intellectual property globally outside of Asia.  Properties include B-Daman and Beyblade Burst.
 
Please submit your resume to recruit@sunrights-inc.com.
Only candidates chosen for the interview process will be contacted.

 

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