Janet Woodward has become a shareholder/director of Jane Evans Licensing Consultancy effective at the end of September. She joins forces with Jane Evans, managing director of the company, at a time of company expansion across a number of brands and categories.
Woodward brings nearly 20 years experience in the business, most recently as head of licensing for Coolabi.
Exhibiting at BLE this year, JELC will showcase its list of brands, including Plain Lazy, Bad Cat, Sony ATV, Nici and Ruby Gloom, as well as a number of new properties such as the mixed martial arts brand Ultimate Fighting Championship, Grumpy Old Gits, The Bamforth Collection, Smiling Bear and Vincent.
"This is a marvelous opportunity to work with some of the best people in the business in an outstanding agency with a powerful portfolio and strong relationships across the U.K. and Europe," says Woodward.