Jazwares Brings On U.K. Sales Director

Toy and consumer electronics company Jazwares has hired Dan Sugrue as its new U.K. sales director.

Sugrue will lead Jazwares’ London-based sales force at retailers across the region.

Following the recent announcement of an investment by Allegheny Capital, the addition of Sugrue marks the company’s commitment to the expansion of its U.K. operation.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Dan to the team,” says Jonny Taylor, U.K. managing director, Jazwares. “Dan’s experience and outlook align with our goal of building a first class sales force.”

Most recently, Sugrue served as business manager for Flair Leisure Products. Prior to his time at Flair, he spent more than 15 years in product sales at companies including Phillip Morris International and Henri Winterman.