Toy market news

Hasbro’s Jess Richardson promoted on global consumer products leadership team

Yesterday, Hasbro announced that it has promoted Jess Richardson to vice president of global licensed consumer products - toys & games.

In this new position, Richardson will lead a newly created global team designed to mine Hasbro’s full IP portfolio and accelerate the company’s brand portfolio on a global scale in the toy, sporting goods, and games categories.

Richardson will transition from his current position - senior director category licensing, North America - and into his new role later this month.