L.A.-based Genius Brands International has enlisted PBS Distribution as its home entertainment licensing partner across DVDs, CDs and digital for its catalog of Baby Genius songs, videos and planned new content.
As blockbuster hits Transformers Age of Extinction and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and affiliate fees from its media networks helped drive a 9% bump in fourth quarter revenue, Viacom is upping Pierluigi Gazzolo to president of its VIMN Americas division.
The toy maker has upped Stephen Davis to chief content officer, amid reports that Hasbro is in talks with DreamWorks Animation for a potential merger.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has tapped Pizzatoon as its first licensing rep in the region.
The virtual world of Neopets is coming to Motion Books (a digital comics line), thanks to a deal between Neopets owner and educational game developer JumpStart and California-based media and tech company Madefire.