LIMA eNewsletter (January 11)

In this week’s LIMA eNewsletter: Licensing Industry Hall of Fame – Deadline This Friday! New Slate of LIMA Regional Representatives Announced Featured LIMA Member Benefit: Access to the TIA & LIMA Lounge at Toy Fair Jobs Board   Click here to read.

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In Memoriam: Stan Clutton

LIMA  notes with sadness the passing of licensing and toy industry veteran Stan Clutton of Mattel and Fisher-Price, who  passed away just before Christmas after a short illness. Stan, a former LIMA Board member and active participant on the Charity Committee, among others, was one of the most  well respected people in the business, and was counted as a mentor

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LIMA Announces New Regional Representatives

LIMA welcomes six additions to our list of Regional Representatives.  New to the East Coast team are Amber Janis (M Style Marketing) and Diania Merriam (Muhammad Ali Enterprises).  They will join current representatives Janee Howard (LF USA), Lewis Stark (Eisner Amper LLP) and Jessica Wichard (The Joester Loria Group).  On the West Coast, returning rep Gregory Economos of Sony Pictures

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Japan Pavilion at Hong Kong International Licensing Show

As part of the Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry’s drive for its “Overseas Development Promotional Strategy for Content,” the Kanto Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry – in conjunction with Japanese licensing agents – will jointly host the Japan Pavilion at the LIMA sponsored Hong Kong International Licensing Show from January 9-11, 2012.  The objective of the initiative

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New LIMA Webinar Jan 11: “10 Myths About Youth Marketing That Are Holding Back Your Brand”

The New Year of LIMA webinars will kick off on Wednesday, January 11 with “10 Myths About Youth Marketing That Are Holding Back Your Brand,” presented by Bill Carter, Partner in Fuse, one of the leading teen and young adult youth culture marketing services firms.  Carter will offer evidence and analysis about how – from the so-called death of print

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LIMA Germany Award Winners Announced

Highlighting last week’s Licensing Market in Munich was the LIMA Germany Awards, acknowledging the industry’s best for outstanding achievements in licensing and merchandising in Germany. The winners for 2011 are:  Overall best License of the Year: Cars 2, Disney Licensor of the Year: Super RTL Licensee of the Year:  Panini Verlag Promotion of the Year:  Star Wars Kampagne for Volkswagen Passat

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LIMA, BSR Release Practical Guide for Licensees on Social and Environmental Compliance

November 15, 2011 SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK — BSR and the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) have newly released “Good Practices for Complying with Licensors’ Social and Environmental Requirements: A Practical Guide for Licensees”. The timely new guide is designed to help the licensing industry promote positive social and environmental practices among licensors, licensees, agents, suppliers, factories, and

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LAST CHANCE! LIMA Seeking Nominees for East & West Coast Regional Representatives

Are you interested in getting more involved in LIMA?  Put your passion and enthusiasm for the licensing industry to work by serving as a LIMA Regional Representative.  LIMA is seeking Regional Representatives for the East Coast and the West Coast in the United States. This is a one-year term from January 1 – December 31, 2012.  The primary responsibility of

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Light Fund Southern Quiz 17th November

Who dares come and try to take the Southern Quiz Kings championship? Don’t miss out on this great fund-raising night. Last month’s LIMA party was sold out – don’t let this happen to you this time! 17th November at Chelsea Football Club. If you’ve been before, you know what you’re missing. If not, it’s a fun-packed night that raises thousands

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Sold Out – LIMA UK Global Networking Party

Tickets to the LIMA UK Global Networking party, sponsored by Endemol Worldwide Brands, on Wednesday, 19th October 2011 have sold-out.

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