aNb Media News, July 19, 2018

Ava Slepicoff of the Toy Association Passes

The Toy Association announced that account executive Ava Slepicoff (55) passed away on July 9. No cause of death was given. Ava devoted 31 years to the Toy Association, most recently as an account executive for membership, meetings and events.

Christopher Byrne of aNb Media remembers Ava fondly. “I worked with Ava throughout virtually all of her career with the Toy Association, throughout my time and changing roles in the toy industry. Ava’s absolute dedication to the work coupled with her charm, grace humor and unflappable style was infectious and inspiring. She will be missed.”

The Toy Association announcement is here.