As New York-based Big Tent Entertainment looks to grow its domestic and global licensing programs, the branding company that reps Domo, PBS Kids Sprout and Discovery Kids has promoted Sondra Seecharan to manager of creative and product development and added Justina Tang as marketing associate.
With a second season of Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja in the pipeline, David Levine (pictured) is making the move from L.A. to London to take on the role of VP of programming, production and strategic development for Disney Channels EMEA. Levine was previously VP and GM of Disney XD Worldwide.
After more than two decades heading the American Center for Children and Media, David Kleeman has officially joined strategy, research and product group PlayCollective as SVP, Insights Programs, and PlayVangelist.
Former CTV and Corus programming exec Joanna Webb has joined Canada’s Shaftesbury – home to such kids series as Connor Undercover and Life with Derek – as SVP of content strategy.
As Cartoon Network looks to further engage its audience through social media and mobile devices, Turner Broadcasting’s Animation, Young Adults and Kids Media Group has added Jill King to the newly created role of SVP of the sponsorship group.