Exclusive: Cat Cora Appoints Prominent Brand + Talent as Agent

Celebrity chef Cat Cora has chosen Prominent Brand + Talent as her agency for licensing and branding.

License Global

May 30, 2019

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The deal will see Prominent pursue multiple licensing agreements in categories including apparel, kitchen décor, furniture, appliances, food, beverage and spices. Prominent will be the exclusive agent for all of Cora’s licensing and branding projects.

“I’m excited to be represented by Prominent,” says Cora. “Their long list of global licensing and merchandising collaborations ranks them as a top dealmaker in the industry. I am thrilled we are partners, and I know they will guide me through the next chapters of my brand development.”

Cora made her name as a celebrity chef after becoming the first female Iron Chef on the Food Network show “Iron Chef America.” She has successfully parlayed her victory into various TV appearances including becoming a judge on the ABC show “Family Food Fight.” Aside from her entertainment projects, Cora also owns more than 18 restaurants globally.

“Prominent was created to represent the most accomplished and influential talent across many platforms,” says Michael Catalano, managing member, Prominent. “Cat Cora, through her significant achievements at work and home, is the personification of brand excellence. As a lifestyle brand, Cat Cora is without peer. We are honored to be an extension of her team.”

Cora adds to Prominent’s other clients in the restaurant and cooking space. The agency also represents Los Angeles, Calif. restaurant Dan Tana's.

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