Rising Stars Award
Who are licensing’s up-and-comers? The game-changers who are shaping the future of the industry? You tell us.
Nominations for LIMA’s Rising Stars Award will open in advance of Licensing Expo 2017!
- 30 years old and under with 1-7 years of experience.
- Demonstrates a commitment to and passion for the licensing industry.
- Seeks additional professional development opportunities to improve skills.
- Has shown innovation in planning and implementing successful licensing strategy.
- Demonstrates leadership potential.
2016 Rising Stars
Global Brand Marketing Manager, Mattel
Director of Digital Media & Acquisitions, Creative Licensing Corporation
Previous Recipients of LIMA’s Rising Stars Award:
2015: Stephanie Candiloro, Warner Bros. Consumer Products; Milin Shah, Earthbound LLC
2014: Ivonne Feliciano, Sesame Workshop; Kelley Davison, Added Extras
2013: Lauren Fields, Brand Central LLC; Marisa Marionakis, Cartoon Network
2012: Will DePippo, Sesame Workshop; Caitlin Gutekunst, Mind Candy; Andrew Ostrom, Harley-Davidson Motor Company; Jess Richardson, WWE; Anthony Shaut, Spielman Koenigsberg & Parker LLP; David Tovey, Mind Candy; Emily Wickerham, IMC Licensing