Yearly Archive: 2013

Young Licensing Professionals to Gather in London!

flip returns to London this fall with a networking party at The Science Museum on Wednesday, September 25 from 5:30-7:30pm.  Speakers include Victoria Saint, Head of Category Publishing & Video Games at Cartoon Network, Anya Hollis, Head of Commercial Development B2B at The Science Museum, and Ryan Beaird, LIMA UK Member Services Manager.  Cost per Person is £10, which includes

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LIMA Australia’s Tony Bugg Interview with Brian Schwartz

LIMA Australia’s Tony Bugg catches up with Brian Schwartz, the new Head of the Americas and Australia at DreamWorks Animation in “Bugg Toys & Licensing”:      Q: Brian, we first met you at the Australian Toy Fair in March this year, how was the experience given this was your first visit to Australia?      A: The Australian Toy Fair was a

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Fall Networking Events in NYC and Hollywood – Registration Now Open!

LIMA is kicking off fall with networking events on the East and West Coasts!  We begin in Hollywood on September 17 with an autumn event at Paramount Pictures.  The only major studio still located in Hollywood, Paramount celebrated its 100th year in show business in 2012 and offers a truly unique experience.  Enjoy cocktails and world-class cuisine while networking with

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The Third Licensing Japan Show Report

Kaori Taniguchi, General Manager, LIMA Japan: The 3rd Licensing Japan trade show took place over three days from the 3rd to 5th July 2013 at the Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Centre. The show was organised by Reed Exhibitions Japan and LIMA Japan was the Official Education Provider. The show was held alongside the 1st Entertainment Production Expo Tokyo and the 1st Contents Creation

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Brand New Look for LIMA Global Networking Party at BLE

LIMA UK is hoping to turn its BLE Global Networking party into its best yet with a sparkling new venue and high profile sponsor. The party takes place on Wednesday 16th October from 5.30pm – 7.30pm in the Crystal Room at the luxurious five-star Mayfair Hotel, Sutton Street. The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the body dedicated to promoting

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LIMA Global Networking Event at Brand Licensing Europe – Register Now!

Join us on Wednesday, October 16th during BLE!

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The Third Licensing Japan Show Report

Kaori Taniguchi, General Manager, LIMA Japan: The 3rd Licensing Japan trade show took place over three days from the 3rd to 5th July 2013 at the Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Centre. The show was organised by Reed Exhibitions Japan and LIMA Japan was the Official Education Provider. The show was held alongside the 1st Entertainment Production Expo Tokyo and the

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Five New Members Elected to the LIMA Board of Directors

Mike Brown, Marilu Corpus, Paul Flett, Christian Fortmann and
Darran Garnham to Help Guide Leading Trade Organization for
Worldwide Licensing Industry

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Licensing Japan Next Week!

Interested in Japanese Characters & Brands?  Join LIMA Japan next week in Tokyo to discover a world of properties and creative content from Japan, Asia and around the globe. 3rd LICENSING JAPAN July 3-5, 2013 Tokyo Big Sight, Japan Organizer:  Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd. Official Education Provider:  LIMA  Visit LICENSING JAPAN online to request free entrance tickets or to view

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LIMA Names 2013 Rising Stars

During the LIMA Licensing Awards on Tuesday, June 18th, LIMA named the Rising Stars winners for 2013:  Lauren Fields, Licensing Manager, Brand Central LLC and Marisa Marionakis, Manager, Soft Lines & Publishing, Cartoon Network.  Our Rising Stars represent the young leaders of tomorrow making an impact today! Fields and Marionakis join last year’s inaugural Rising Stars:  Will DePippo (Sesame Workshop).

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