Catching Up With Lourdes Arocho

There’s lots of excitement at Nickelodeon this year, from Dora the Explorer’s 10th anniversary to the company’s recent acquisition of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Lourdes Arocho, Nickelodeon Consumer Products’ recently promoted vice-president of toys & games, gave aNb Media the update on the company’s plans for 2010.

You’re Hired

  • Eddie Bauer LLC: John Spotts, VP Licensing
  • LIMA Board of Directors: New Members
  • Hasbro Board of Directors: Lisa Gersh

Catching Up With Maura Regan

Abby Cadabby has been part of the Sesame Street character lineup since 2006. The character continues to grow in popularity and even has her own CGI-animated segment on Sesame Street called “Abby’s Flying Fairy School.” Maura Regan, senior vice-president and general manager, global consumer products, Sesame Workshop, updated aNb Media on this fairy friend.

aNb Media News, June 24, 2010

  • Rumors of Hasbro’s Buyout Continue
  • DreamWorks to Create Trolls Movie
  • Let SpongeBob Be Your Guide
  • Toy Story Hits High Fashion

aNb Media News, June 8, 2010

  • News from Licensing Show
  • Walmart Reports on Q1 of Fiscal Year 2011
  • Transom Capital Group Acquires Uncle Milton
  • The Hub Announces Program Pickups
  • The Joester Loria Group Expands Pinkalicious
  • ASTRA Show to be Held in Providence
  • Hotaling to Distribute Djeco Line

aNb Media News, June 1, 2010

  • Chris Haney, Co-Creator of Trivial Pursuit, Dies
  • New Video Game Lineup to Help Celebrate Dora’s 10th
  • HIT Entertainment Launches Pro-Social Angelina Campaign
  • Alexander Doll Launches e-Commerce Site

aNb Media News, May 27, 2010

  • HIT Realigns its Business
  • Kerr Departs Classic Media, Blake Promoted
  • HIT Expands into Latin America with Albavision
  • Hasbro Hires Waters
  • Additional Licensees Board the Dinosaur Train
  • Mel’s Drive-In Partners with Vita Foods