L.A.-based Saban Brands has named popular artist/designer and Julius the Monkey creator Paul Frank as the company’s director of creative development.
Following a significant capital investment, Temple Street Productions has formed a new parent company called Boat Rocker Media that will oversee several new lines of business, including Boat Rocker Animation.
DHX Media president Steven DeNure discusses what prompted the consolidation of production and development into one content-creation arm – and the establishment of a major new Vancouver-based animation facility.
Trade organization Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment has hired principal of MK Marketing Mary Kay Russell as its first-ever executive director.
Viacom International Media Networks has upped three members of its senior management team across Southern Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and the company has hired a new VP of strategy and business development for Asia.
Monthly mystery-box subscription service Loot Crate has hired David Voss, former SVP of Mattel’s Playground Productions, as its chief creative officer.