Natasha Dyson steps in as Coolabi's head of licensing - Licensing.biz

Natasha Dyson steps in as Coolabi's head of licensing

Former Chapman Entertainment exec to oversee activity on brands including Poppy Cat.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0
1_Natasha Dyson - Coolabi, small.jpg

Coolabi has bolstered its team with the appointment of Natasha Dyson as its new head of licensing.

Dyson most recently held the same role at Chapman Entertainment.

She will now be overseeing the licensing activity for Coolabi's portfolio of brands, including Poppy Cat, Purple Ronnie and Scarlett & Crimson, plus Bagpuss, Clangers and Ivor the Engine, which the firm represents on behalf of Smallfilms and Peter Firmin.

"Natasha has an impressive track record in working on major international brands and she is going to be a great asset to Coolabi as we ramp up activity for the year ahead," said Jeremy Banks, the firm's chief executive. "We are delighted to have secured someone of her calibre as we continue to grow our properties both in the UK and worldwide."

Prior to Chapman, where she worked on brands including Fifi and the Flowertots and Roary the Racing Car, Dyson worked in the commercial department of 19 Entertainment and started her career at the Beanstalk Group.

Related

Featured Jobs

Historic Royal Places Job Logo 620 x 349

Licensing Executive

Historic Royal Palaces (HRP) is a successful, high performing organisation built on strong foundations. An independent charity, we manage the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, the Banqueting House, Kensington Palace, Kew Palace and Hillsborough Castle in Northern Ireland. We help everyone to explore the story of how monarchs and people have shaped society in some of the greatest palaces ever built.

Universal Job Logo 620 x 349

Senior Graphic Designer, EMEA - Consumer Products

Working in tandem with the Product Development team and reporting into the Design Manager EMEA, the purpose of this role is to drive forward our creativity across all licensed consumer products. As part of the creative team, you’ll be developing exceptional creative assets and product concepts for numerous NBCUniversal franchises that inspire licensing partners across the entire region.

Aardman Job Logo 620 x 349

Brand Manager (Maternity Cover)

Part of the brand team, The Brand Manager works closely with several members of the department, including Studio Publicist, Community Managers, Licensing, Sales and Attractions and Live Experiences teams to implement local and international strategies in the form of brand plans and maximising on all activity surrounding the properties.

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.