Jan 20, 2017
Fox Television Group, Twentieth Century Fox Film Appoint Jim Fielding as President of Consumer Products and Innovation
Fox Television Group and Twentieth Century Fox Film appointed Jim Fielding as president of consumer products and innovation. Fielding will oversee licensing, product development, and new business opportunities in the consumer retail space across both businesses and FX Networks. Fielding, who most recently served as Global Head of Consumer Products and Retail for DreamWorks Animation, will begin his new role on Jan. 23 and be based in Los Angeles.
Fielding brings to Fox more than 25 years of leadership experience in the consumer retail space, having served as the CEO of Claire’s Stores Inc. Previously, he was the president of Disney StoresWorldwide. Prior to his 11-year tenure at the Walt Disney Company, Fielding served as general merchandise manager for the co-ed division of Lands’ End Inc., where he led all channels of distribution, including Internet, catalogue, and stores.
Fielding has served on the Board of Directors of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and the Kidspace Children’s Museum. He is a founding member of the Palm Springs Art Museum’sArchitecture and Design Center, and is currently the co-chair of the Los Angeles Respect Awards for GLSEN.