Edwards is a strategic advisor for direct-to-consumer brands and former president of Nike.

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July 18, 2022

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Funko has named Trevor Edwards to its board of directors.  

“We’re thrilled to have Trevor join our board at such a critical time in our history,” says Andrew Perlmutter, chief executive officer, Funko. “His success and deep experience in building iconic brands will certainly complement our fan-focused approach to marketing and creating communities.” 

“I’m overjoyed about the opportunity to join the Funko family,” says Edwards. “Funko is at the forefront of innovating for consumers, engaging with their fans and connecting with pop culture. I’m looking forward to strategically guiding their expansion as they continue to build a world-class brand.” 

Trevor Edwards is a strategic advisor for leading direct-to-consumer brands and investment firms. Previously, he served as president of Nike, leading all facets of the $34 billion business. Reporting directly to the chief executive officer, Edwards managed the category business units, product and merchandising divisions, global marketing, sales and digital technology. Before that he was executive vice president, global brand and category management, chief marketing officer, vice president, marketing (U.S.) and vice president, marketing (EMEA) and between 2012 and 2018, Edwards served on Mattel’s board of directors. 

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