Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment (WIT), the global networking organization will host a happy hour on March 1 to kick off the NYC Licensing Summit.
The celebratory cocktail reception will give attendees of NYC Summit another opportunity to socialize and network before the main event opens on Thursday. The Summit Happy Hour would cost $35 for WIT members and $40 for non-members.
The NYC Licensing Summit will feature 22 speakers from leading companies in brand licensing including Activision Blizzard, Cartoon Network, Epic Rights, Head Sport, Iconix Brand Group, Loot Crate, Macy’s Parade, Nickelodeon Viacom Consumer Products, PepsiCo North America, PVH Corp., Sequential Brands Group, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Stanley Black & Decker, Tesco and more.
The event will also welcome executives from more than 250 global companies, and feature a series of new networking tools that will help attendees connect with each other before and during the event.
The NYC Summit is being supported by some of the industry’s leading licensees, licensors and service providers including Platinum Sponsor Concept One Accessories and Silver Sponsors BrandComply, Jivago Brands, JPatton, RoyaltyZone and Uwärē Brands, with additional sponsorship support from FabNY, Trevco, OpSec Security and HYP Hosiery.
The NYC Summit, developed by the License Global magazine, part of UBM’s Global Licensing Group and in partnership with the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA), the industry’s leading trade organization.