TITLE

Meredith Shuffles Licensing Team As It Signs New Deals

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;9/27/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 37, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts of Meredith Corp. to guarantee licensing deals in the children's book market in the U.S. Reorganization of the licensing team of the company; Statement of vice president Doug Windell regarding the solidification of the licensing infrastructure team; Licensing deal between Meredith and Warner Bros. Inc.
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14708486

 

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