American Greetings Properties has named former 4Kids Entertainment executive Gia DeLaney to vice president of program sales.
DeLaney will be responsible for selling both classic and new AGP entertainment worldwide, including Strawberry Shortcake, Care Bears, Maryoku Yummy and Twisted Whiskers. She previously served as vice president of international program sales at 4Kids Entertainment, where she handled program sales for free-TV, pay-TV and home video companies in Canada, Scandinavia, Greece, Australia, South Africa, The Netherlands, Israel and Asia. DeLaney also worked at Showtime Networks as manager of acquisitions and at ABC-TV’s “Good Morning America” as associate producer.
“We’re thrilled to have Gia join the team as we continue to expand the global presence of our brands,” says Jeffrey Conrad, president of AGP. “With her experience in the industry, we know that she will contribute to the next chapter in AGP’s history of success in children’s licensing and entertainment.”