Yearly Archive: 2014

Take Your Career to the Next Level with the New 2014-15 Coursework in Licensing Studies (CLS) Program – Register Now!

The Coursework in Licensing Studies (CLS) program is an in-depth study of the business of licensing – and the industry’s only training ground to become a Certified Licensing Executive (CLE), an exciting new feature for 2014-15! CLS is a one year program designed for professionals seeking a 360 degree view of licensing, led by industry frontrunners with expertise in various

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Spring Events in New York, Los Angeles and London

Upcoming LIMA Events Around the World! New York Join us in NYC on Tuesday, April 29th for an evening of spring networking at The Liberty in Midtown from 5:30-7:30!  Sponsored by Spielman Koenigsberg & Parker, LLP. Cost to attend: $75 for members $150 for non-members Click here to register online. Los Angeles Bring in spring with your licensing colleagues on the West

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2014 Licensing Excellence Awards – List of Nominees

LIMA is excited to announce this year’s list of nominees for the 2014 Licensing Excellence Awards!  Online voting to begin shortly — stay tuned to licensing.org for details! BEST ART OR DESIGN PROGRAM Property –Owner/Agent Andy Warhol – The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Dena – Dena Designs, Inc. Eric Carle: The Very Hungry Caterpillar – Eric Carle

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Register for Licensing University!

The 2014 Licensing University™ conference program, produced by LIMA, will once again take place during Licensing Expo in Las Vegas.  Sessions begin on Monday, June 16 and continue through Thursday, June 19, the final day of the Expo. This year’s Licensing U. program features 25 seminars exploring a broad range of topics, including retail strategies, social media, compliance, emerging markets, and more. Through workshops

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2014 Licensing Breakfast at the Melbourne Toy Fair a Hit with the Industry

LIMA Australia Managing Director Tony Bugg moderated yesterday’s special Licensing Breakfast at the International Melbourne Toy fair in Southbank. The talented panelists included Peter Bird, GM & VP Theatrical Retail & Licensing, The Walt Disney Company; Preston Kevin Lewis, Managing Director Australia, New Zealand and India, Warner Bros. Consumer Products; and Thomas Punch, Managing Director, Haven Licensing. The audience in excess of 250 people included global executives, Mark Kingston from

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Make Licensing Work for you with LIMA UK’s Spring Fling & Licensing Essentials Course May 2014

LIMA UK is pleased to announce details of its eleventh annual UK Licensing Essentials Course and Spring Fling Networking Party on Thursday 22nd May 2014. The popular event attracts participants from the UK and international licensing industry, and this year it will take place at No. 11 Cavendish Square, (The Kings Fund Building), Deans Mews, London, W1G 0AN. LIMA is

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Kelvyn Gardner Brings Licensing Know-How to the Publishing Business at London Book Fair 2014

LIMA, the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (www.licensing.org), is to provide three educational seminars at London Book Fair 2014 on the benefits of licensing in the publishing industry.      ·       On Tuesday 8th April (14:30-15:30) LIMA UK’s Managing Director, Kelvyn Gardner will present ‘Licensing for Publishers’ – an interactive session on how publishers can use licensing to drive revenue and

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LIMA Japan Elects New Board Members at 2014 Annual General Meeting

LIMA Japan (formally known as the Japan Licensing Business Organisation, a General Incorporated Association under Japanese law) held its 2014 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 11th March at the Tokyo University of Science Morito Memorial Hall in Kagurazaka, central Tokyo.  Sachiko Imaizumi, LIMA Representative Director, chaired the Annual General Meeting. The 2014-2016 LIMA Japan directors are: David Buckley, President, Copyrights

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New Young Professionals Events in New York and Los Angeles this Spring!

Join us on March 26 in New York and on April 22 in Los Angeles for the first Young Professionals networking happy hours of 2014! New York Suite 36 – Midtown March 26, 6-8pm Los Angeles Dominick’s – West Hollywood April 22, 6-8pm These events are for Young Professionals in the licensing industry only. LIMA members may attend at no

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DreamWorks Animation’s Jeffrey Katzenberg To Deliver Keynote Address at 2014 Licensing Expo

CEO and Co-Founder of Leading Entertainment Company To Kick Off the Industry’s Annual Main Event

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