Licensing Hall of Fame
LIMA Licensing Industry Hall of Fame
This award is the highest honor bestowed by the Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association. It is open to creators, marketers, manufacturers, and any others that have made a continual and outstanding contribution to the licensing industry. Individuals that are or have been active in the licensing industry for a minimum of 15 years and meet the following criteria are eligible for this award.
The Hall of Fame inductees for 2014 are Debra Joester and Joanne Loria of The Joester Loria Group. Read the release.
Body of Work
The depth and breadth of candidate’s contribution must be described.
The creation, development or advancement of a specific aspect or segment of the business.
Candidate’s contribution must have ongoing relevance to the industry.
Candidates must practice and uphold business ethics, principles, and integrity consistent with the professionalism and credibility of the Licensing Industry.
Candidates must be or must have been a member of LIMA either through individual membership or through their company’s membership for a minimum of three (3) years.
Hall of Fame Members
Leigh Anne Brodsky
Alan G. Hassenfeld
Stephen D. Hassenfeld
William “Bill” Battle
Neil B. Friedman
Lois N. Sloane
Jack L. Weissman
Joseph P. Grant
Marvin D. Melnikoff
Daniel R. Romanelli
Herman “Kay” Kamen
1989 – Charter Members