TITLE

Cartoon character

AUTHOR(S)
Barker, Emily
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Inc.;1999 Inc. 500, Vol. 21 Issue 15, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on Right Stuf International Inc., a publisher of Japanese animated movies and television shows, founded by Robert Ferson. Information on Ferson's purchase of the rights to the television series `Astro Boy'; Percentage increase in the company's revenues from 1994 to 1998; Comments from Shawne Kleckner, the company's president and chief executive officer.
ACCESSION #
2416227

 

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