Andrew Kerr joins Nelvana Enterprises
Thursday, 12th January 2012 at 2:28 pm
Former Classic Media exec becomes head of consumer products, The Americas and Australasia.
Nelvana Enterprises has hired Andrew Kerr to the role of head of consumer products for The Americas and Australasia, based in Toronto.
Kerr - best known in the UK licensing world for his roles at Classic Media and Ragdoll - will oversee worldwide home entertainment, as well as consumer product licensing in the territory. He will be working with brands including Beyblade, Babar, Franklin, and Max & Ruby.
He will report to managing director of Nelvana Enterprises, Colin Bohm.
"We are thrilled to have Andrew join our team at Nelvana," Bohm said. "Andrew brings a unique and valued set of experiences and skills to our company and our brands."
Kerr added: "I'm excited to work with the team at Nelvana and its stable of great brands. I look forward to helping expand upon the international success of properties such as Beyblade, as well as those that are poised to break out in the global marketplace."
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