Tag: board of directors


by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2018
Nominees bring expertise to the board in key areas including supply chain optimization, global commercial management, franchise development and technology partnerships   EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) announced today that the Company’s Board of Directors has selected R. Todd Bradley, Soren T. Laursen and Rosa (“Rosie”) G. Rios to…


by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2017
PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), a global play and entertainment company, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Edward ‘Ted’ Philip as lead independent director. He succeeds Basil L. Anderson, who retired from his position on the Hasbro Board effective as of the 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders today. Alan R. Batkin…


by Daniel Pickett
October 28, 2016
Former President of Nike Brand, Charles Denson, and Former Chief Strategy Officer of McDonald’s Corporation, Adam Kriger, Named Independent Directors   Everett, WA, October 28, 2016 – Funko, one of the leading creators and innovators of licensed pop culture products, today announced the appointment of Charles Denson and Adam Kriger as independent directors of its…


by Daniel Pickett
February 5, 2016
PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), a global company committed to Creating the World’s Best Play Experiences, today announced the appointment of Sir Crispin Davis as an independent director to its Board of Directors. Davis is the former chief executive officer of Reed Elsevier, Plc. (now RELX Group), a leading publisher and provider of information…


by Daniel Pickett
November 21, 2014
EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)-– Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced that Ann Lewnes, 53, has been elected to the company’s Board of Directors, effective February 1, 2015. Ms. Lewnes currently serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Adobe Systems Inc., a position she has held since 2006. “We are very pleased to…


by Daniel Pickett
November 20, 2012
— Robert A. Eckert to Retire as Chairman Effective December 31, 2012 — EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), the world’s largest toy company, today announced that the Board of Directors has named CEO Bryan G. Stockton, 59, as Chairman of the Board effective January 1, 2013. Mr. Stockton succeeds Robert A. Eckert,…