After 50 years at Hasbro, long-time chairman of the board Al Verrecchia is stepping away from the role, handing it to current president and CEO Brian Goldner (pictured).
Elliot Lederman is tasked with developing new retail partnerships in all distribution channels and promoting CPLG and DHX Brands’ portfolios.
Genius Brands International has tapped digital specialist Jason Brumbaugh to head up all digital initiatives for the L.A.-based global brand-management company.
Laura Clunie is joining Spin Master Entertainment as its new VP of creative affairs, girls and preschool.
On the heels of Michelle Raimo Kouyate’s departure as production president of Sony Pictures Animation, the studio has tapped DreamWorks Animation vet Kristine Belson as its new president.
After 15 years with the company, Mattel’s chief executive and chairman Bryan Stockton (pictured) is resigning from his position, as Christopher Sinclair takes the reins as chairman and interim CEO.
London-based prodco Tiger Aspect Productions has upped 25-year industry vet Tim Searle to the position of creative director, animation and children’s.
Caitlin Meek-O’Connor (pictured) will succeed current head of acquisitions Yvonne Body, who is retiring after 25 years in the business.