LIMA News

Register for Upcoming Networking Events!

Los Angeles, Sept. 24:  Join LIMA for a unique networking experience at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art!  Enjoy seasonal cocktails and farm-to-table fare at Ray’s & Stark Bar, and a chance to meet new faces in the industry!  Click here to register. Sponsored by Dependable Solutions, Inc. and KPMG London, Sept. 24: Come and network with your Young Professional licensing

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LIMA Annual Global Licensing Industry Survey Now Available for Download!

Report Delivers Detailed Breakdowns of the $241.5 Billion Industry by Property Type, Product Category and Geography  Extensive Analysis Reveals Rapid Growth in E-Commerce, Significant Increase in Products Predominantly Purchased and Distributed Digitally, and Expected Surge in Asia-Pacific Region LIMA’s first annual Global Licensing Industry Survey is now available for digital download, putting the latest statistics about the worldwide licensing industry

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LIMA Australia Licensing Breakfast August 12

Join your licensing colleagues for the next LIMA Australia Licensing Breakfast, taking place on Wednesday, August 12 on level 89 at Eureka Towers in Southbank, Melbourne. Judy Coomber, CEO of Peter Alexander, will be the morning’s Guest Speaker.  Judy will discuss how the sleepwear specialist has engaged global brands to enhance their business and connect with consumers of all ages. This special event is made

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LIMA UK Names Matthew Glynn 2015 UK Rising Star

LIMA UK announces Matthew Glynn of the Football Association was named its second annual UK Rising Star. The Award ceremony took place on July 23rd at LIMA UK’s annual Young Professionals Networking event in London. The LIMA UK Rising Stars Award is designed to support and champion excellence among junior licensing industry professionals. Glynn will receive one year of mentorship

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2nd Annual East Coast Golf Outing This Week – Limited Spots Remain!

2nd Annual LIMA East Coast Golf Outing Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Elmwood Country Club, White Plains, NY Join us for lunch, golf, cocktails, and dinner – a chance to entertain clients and spend quality time with your licensing colleagues in a relaxed setting – and maybe win some prizes! Put together a foursome, or we’ll pair you up. A limited

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LIMA Welcomes Six New Members to Board of Directors

LIMA announces that six new members have been elected to its Board of Directors. The newly chosen industry executives who will begin serving three-year terms on July 1 are: Richard Barry, EVP, Global Chief Merchandising Officer, Toys“R”Us, Inc.; David Buckley, President, Copyrights Asia Limited; Elise Contarsy, Vice President, Brand Licensing, Meredith Corporation; Linne Kimball, Vice President, WME/IMG Licensing; Ted Larkins,

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LIMA Teams with PROMARCA to Form LIMA Mexico

LIMA is joining forces with PROMARCA, the leading licensing organization in Mexico, to extend LIMA’s reach into the Latin American market with the formation of LIMA Mexico. The new arm of the organization will operate under a license from LIMA, utilizing the trade association’s trademark and related intellectual property. A Managing Director of LIMA Mexico will be named soon. “We

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LIMA UK Rising Stars Award & Young Professionals Event July 23

LIMA UK is now accepting submissions for the LIMA UK Rising Stars Award.  The winner will be named during the Young Licensing Professionals Networking Event to be held at the Viacom International Media Networks Building on Thursday 23rd July from 6:00-10:00pm. The nomination deadline is Friday 17th July. The Young Professionals event will begin with a career advice discussion from a panel

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LIMA Japan Summer Networking Reception 2015

Dear LIMA Members and Licensing Industry Colleagues, Join LIMA Japan for its annual Summer Networking Reception during the 5th Licensing Japan trade show (1st to 3rd July at Tokyo Big Sight; www.licensing-japan.jp). LIMA Japan has been proud to support Licensing Japan as its Official Education Provider since the show’s inception five years ago. The reception, to be held on the

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Licensing Expo 2015 Recap

Another successful Licensing Expo is in the books!  Here’s a look at some LIMA highlights from this year’s show: Photos:  LIMA was on the show floor, in the classroom and at the beach, capturing all the action at Licensing Expo! Check out the photos on our Facebook page! Executive Keynote Panel:  Licensing Expo 2015 kicked off with an exciting panel of

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