Nicholas Atlan, formerly President of Gaumont Animation and Family, has been upped to President of Gaumont, and multiple other executive promotion were announced.
Former Universal Pictures, Disney Pixar, and Dreamworks executive Heather Oster will oversee franchise strategy for Spin Master’s brands.
Gaumont is continuing to grow its Animation and Family efforts in the U.S. with the addition of industry veteran, Michelle Sullivan.
Dr. Seuss Enterprises promoted Spisak to Senior Director of Global Marketing & Communications and Marson to Manager of Global Marketing & Licensing.
WildBrain Spark, the digital media division of WildBrain has appointed Charles Gabriel to the newly created position of Vice President and Head of US Advertising Sales.
PlayMonster has announced the appointment of Tim Kilpin as president, effective immediately. Industry veteran Kilpin will bring strategic brand-building and franchise development experience to PlayMonster’s leadership team.
Horizon Group USA announced the strategic hiring of Janet Hsu as Chief Executive Officer. This marks Hsu’s second role as CEO.
Gaumont is expanding its global Animation & Family efforts in Europe with the addition of Karen Vermeulen and Cyril Le Pesant.
Spin Master announced the appointment of Fredrik Loving as Executive Vice President, Digital Studios, leading the company’s expanding digital toys and gaming offerings.