Feb 3, 2017
20th Century Fox Consumer Products (FCP) announced a new leadership team reporting to Jim Fielding, the recently appointed president of consumer products and innovation, effective immediately.
Kirk Bloomgarden was named SVP, international operations. Bloomgarden joins FCP team from Saban Brands. He will be responsible for the division’s business outside of North America, with an emphasis on agent relationships.
Ann Buckingham was named SVP, global creative and product development. Previously, Buckingham served as global head of product development at DreamWorks and has experience in retail, licensing, and manufacturing. She will be responsible for all creative assets, product development, and project management.
Tim Erickson was named SVP, global licensing and operations. Erickson joins FCP from DreamWorks where he served as global head of licensing. Erickson will lead the company’s licensee partnerships around the world.
Erin Morris was named SVP, global retail business development. Morris will be responsible for retail account relationships globally as well as FCP’s marketing and E-commerce functions. She will work closely with all market heads, licensees, and agents in their territories. Erin joins FCP from DreamWorks where she served as Global Head of Sales and Marketing.
Eva Steortz joins the division as SVP, global brand business development. Steortz and her team will manage the content partner relationships and build global brand plans for all key properties. Eva joins FCP from consulting with the Equinox Group, where she spent the last four years developing entertainment marketing plans for studios, brands, and retailers.