LIMA News

LIMA @ NY Toy Fair

LIMA Members will once again have access to the TIA/LIMA Member Hospitality Lounge at Toy Fair 2015.  The lounge, which will be shared with the TIA, CTA (Canadian Toy Association) and ASTRA (American Specialty Toy Retailing Association), is located in Rooms 1E12 & 1E13. Because the space allocated by the TIA is being shared with additional associations, we are unable to take

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Submit for the 2015 LIMA Licensing Awards – Online Entry Now Open!

The LIMA Licensing Excellence Awards  are the industry’s most prestigious recognition of outstanding creativity and performance. Each year the very best of all major segments of licensing are honored for their testimony to the professional and dynamic accomplishments of our industry. The Call for Entries for the 2015 Awards is taking place now! For category information, awards criteria and additional

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Last Call for Board of Directors Submissions!

The deadline for Board of Directors submissions is this Friday, January 30! If you are interested in serving on the LIMA Board, please respond according to the guidelines below. To be considered for nomination to the LIMA Board of Directors, a candidate must be a current LIMA member in good standing and have met the following criteria: Must have been an active participant in

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Cheryl Stoebenau to be Inducted Into Licensing Hall of Fame

LIMA is pleased to announce that Cheryl Stoebenau, President of CAS Marketing, will be named to the Licensing Hall of Fame.  This year’s Induction will take place on Tuesday, June 9 at the LIMA Licensing Awards Ceremony during Licensing Expo in Las Vegas. Cheryl began her licensing career in 1972 with Hallmark, then moved to Coleco as Executive Director of

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Online Registration Open for Day of Licensing in Germany!

Online registration is now open for Tag der Lizenzen “Day of License” being held on April 16th in Cologne, Germany.  Click here for more information!

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Winners of 2015 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards Announced

Thirty-five nominees from seven awards categories were selected as nominees for the LIMA Asian Licensing Awards. Winners were announced tonight during the Hong Kong International Licensing Show at the LIMA Opening Night Awards Ceremony: Asian Property of the Year:  LINE friends (LINE PLUS) Corporate Brand and Lifestyle Program of the Year: Coca-Cola (The Coca-Cola Company) Entertainment Property of the Year:

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LIMA Licensing Breakfast at the Australian Toy Fair

LIMA Australia Licensing Breakfast 2015 Melbourne Exhibition Centre Friday, March 6 Listen to some of our industry leaders discuss “An Apparel Led Licensing Revolution”, featuring: Opening Remarks Jeffrey Whalen, SVP & GM Latin America & Asia Pacific, Warner Bros. Consumer Products Panel Discussion Brendan Santamaria, Managing Director, Designworks Clothing Co. Andrew Reich, General Manager, Apparel and Marketing, Kmart Mark Scott,

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LIMA Toy Fair Party with NFL Players Inc. – Register Now!

Register now for our annual New York Toy Fair Reception, being held Monday, February 16th from 6-8pm at Celsius! Join LIMA and NFL Players Inc. for a spectacular night of networking over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres – with the picturesque backdrop of the Bryant Park ice skating rink. The NFLPI will be on hand with exciting giveaways, including a raffle for

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LIMA Seeking Recommendations for Board of Directors

LIMA is seeking recommendations for upcoming vacancies on the Board of Directors. If you are interested in serving on the LIMA Board, please respond according to the guidelines below. To be considered for nomination to the LIMA Board of Directors, a candidate must be a current LIMA member in good standing and have met the following criteria: Must have been an active participant in

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Three New Webinars to Kick Off 2015!

LIMA is starting out the new year with three new webinar sessions!  Join us this month for more opportunities to expand your knowledge base with LIMA: Wed., Jan. 14: Anatomy of a Licensing Agreement – presented by Greg Battersby, Managing Partner at The Battersby Law Group Wed., Jan. 28: How to Build a Licensing Plan – presented by JJ Ahearn (Managing Director at Licensing Street) and

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