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Vickie O’Malley is a well-known and respected figure in the licensing industry. In 2014, having managed CPLG UK for more than a decade, she set up own agency, Rockpool Licensing. She is worldwide agent for Brambly Hedge and its 2015 re-launch including a brand new style guide and refreshed publishing strategy from Harper Collins. Vickie also represents the Gogglebox, the smash hit Channel Four show from Studio Lambert and works in association with MGL on their portfolio of art and design properties, MGL for the global phenomenon that is Game of Thrones and Global Merchandise Services as strategist and consultant for the Kylie Minogue and Dolly Parton consumer products programmes.
Over her career, Vickie has managed some of the most successful consumer products programmes in Entertainment, Sport and Brands including Despicable Me, Star Wars, Sesame Street, WWE, Star Trek and England Rugby.
Vickie joined CPLG in 2002 as one of the first retail specialists in UK licensing, leveraging her experience and relationships from former roles as Head of Trade Marketing at Hasbro UK and Advertising and Promotions for the Entertainment Division of Woolworths Plc.
Vickie’s experience as agent, licensee and retailer, gives her a rare and valuable perspective on the business of licensing.
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