New York, NY—Richard Oren has been named Director of Licensing Sales, Bonnier Corp., it was announced today by Elise Contarsy, Senior Vice President of Bonnier Consumer Products. His appointment is effective immediately.
“We are thrilled to welcome Richard to the Bonnier Consumer Products team,” said Contarsy. “His extensive licensing experience and instincts are going to be great assets in our increased efforts to leverage the Bonnier Corp. trademark portfolio in the brand licensing industry.”
Most recently, Oren spent seven years as senior sales manager at Getty Images, the world’s leading licensor of digital content. Prior to that, he spent over a decade in the brand licensing industry. Oren served as the director of HBO’s licensing and retail group and has also held positions at The Jim Henson Company and at Acrotoys, a division of Mattel.
Oren holds an MBA from Georgetown University and a BA from Tufts University. He’s a New York-native who currently resides in Hastings-on-Hudson with his family.
About Bonnier Corp.
Bonnier Corp., is one of the largest special-interest publishing groups in America, with more than 30 multichannel brands extending into all platforms including magazines, digital media, events, and product licensing. Bonnier Corp.’s brands include Popular Science, Saveur, Field & Stream, Yachting, Flying, Salt Water Sportsman, Cycle World, Working Mother, and Outdoor Life. Bonnier Corp. is owned by Swedish-based Bonnier AB, a multichannel media conglomerate operating in 15 countries.