Remarkable Brands named licensing agent for Doug the Pug

Jack Ridsdale

By Jack Ridsdale

February 13th 2017 at 10:31AM
Remarkable Brands named licensing agent for Doug the Pug

The firm will manage licensing deals for the social media sensation that boasts more than eight million followers across various social networks.

Remarkable Brands has been named licensing agent for social media sensation Doug the Pug.

“I first became a fan of this adorable, funny, easy-going pug, and then realised that his social media numbers could not be ignored,” commented Stacey Reiner, founder of Remarkable Brands.

“With more than one billion Facebook video views and eight million followers across his social media networks, Doug is a full-fledged pop culture powerhouse. We are very excited to help capture Doug's entertaining nature across an array of fun and irresistible products for fans everywhere.”

In addition to his vast social media following, the four-year-old pug has also gained significant star power through high-profile friends including Justin Bieber, Joe Jonas, John Legend, Dolly Parton, Chrissy Teigen and Steven Tyler.

He’s been mentioned on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and appeared on top TV shows such as Good Morning America and Today as well as The View, which featured a montage of his videos.

Doug also enjoyed coverage by leading national print and online media – from People, Time and Cosmopolitan to Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, USA Today and many more.