LIMA News

Winners Announced for 2018 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards!

The LIMA Asian Licensing Awards Ceremony & Cocktail Reception was held this evening on the opening night of Hong Kong International Licensing Show!  Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Awards! Asian Program of the Year Super Wings – ALPHA GROUP CO., LTD Corporate Brand or Lifestyle Program of the Year Barbie – Mattel Inc. Entertainment Program of the Year Beauty and the Beast –

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LIMA Spotlights Global Development with Two New Executive Hires

LIMA is excited to announce that Gisela Abrams, Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships and Sharon Weisman, Senior Director, Global Business Development, are joining the organization effective January 2018. Abrams brings with her an extensive career in international brand licensing, and Weisman vast industry knowledge and sales expertise, to broaden the scope of LIMA’s services and offerings to the global industry. “We

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Marc Mostman to be Honored for Service to Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles

LIMA is proud to congratulate Marc Mostman, Partner at Striker Entertainment and LIMA Board Member, who is being recognized by Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles for his dedication and service with this year’s Inspiration Award. This award is presented to an individual who has had a positive impact on the JBBSLA programs by motivating staff and volunteers, as well as encouraging local children to discover the beauty and strength of their

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LIMA Seeking Recommendations for 2018 Board of Directors

Have you ever considered becoming a member of the LIMA Board of Directors? Here’s a few reasons why it’s a great idea: Engage with other industry leaders who want to make a difference – and have fun doing it! Help drive the decision making that affects the overall industry Have a stronger voice in the licensing industry Elevate your presence

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Vote Now! 2017 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards

Online voting is now open for the 2017 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards! Thirty-five final nominees in seven award categories were selected from entries across Asia, including China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, India, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. Winners will be announced at the LIMA Asian Licensing Awards Presentation Ceremony & Cocktail Reception on January 8, 2018 during Hong Kong International

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LIMA Partners with Tsinghua University for Brand Licensing Advanced Program in Beijing

LIMA has joined forces with the Tsinghua Institute of Culture and Creativity, Brand Licensing Research Center and the School of Continuing Education of Tsinghua University in Beijing to present the International Brand LicensingAdvanced Program, targeted to an executive level audience in China.  The program will begin in late 2017 and run for 10 months, with courses held on weekends for

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LIMA Names Winners of 2017 German Licensing Awards

LIMA is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 LIMA Germany Licensing Awards, named last night during its awards program in Munich. The ceremony was held in conjunction with the Association’s annual Licensing Market event at Hotel Bayerischer Hof, organized by LIMA Germany’s Peter Hollo. “This year’s award winners are definitive leaders in their respective categories and across the

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Survey: How Brand Owners and Agents Assess Licensing Opportunities

Brand Licensing Experts Needed! LIMA is supporting a licensing research study by Annika Baade as part of her doctoral thesis at the University of Bremen, Germany. Baade is conducting a survey on how brand managers and agents assess licensing opportunities. We ask that you please take a few minutes to complete this survey and contribute your insights to her research.

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Register for the LIMA Japan Holiday Party

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and LIMA offices around the world are busy preparing for holiday parties and networking events for all! LIMA Japan, again with the support of UBM Japan, is hosting its annual holiday networking party on Tuesday, 28 November in Tokyo.  The LIMA Japan Board of Directors and Secretariat along with UBM Japan’s Licensing Expo Team cordially invite

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Upcoming LIMA Webinars Give Insights on Key Topics, Global Markets

LIMA will host a series of informative new webinars in the coming weeks, including sessions on food and beverage, live events and how to conduct business in two of the world’s biggest markets for licensed goods – Japan and Brazil. October 18 – The Ins and Outs of Food & Beverage Licensing Food and beverage licensing is trending as one

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