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9 Story unveils new consumer products division

Launching at next week’s Licensing Expo, 9 Story Brands will be co-managed by the prodco’s consumer products VP, Kristin Lecour, and Out of the Blue’s Kyra Halperin.

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9 Story taps Claudia Balzer Scott-Hansen to lead distribution

Scott-Hansen was most recently an SVP at Mattel-owned HIT, where she was responsible for broadcast strategies and distribution of HIT and Mattel properties.


Canadian distributors unveil deals ahead of Asian content market

Instant Cash, Wild Kratts (pictured) and Making Stuff are a few of the series sold to Asian broadcasters ahead of the Asian Television Forum kicking off Tuesday in Singapore.

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9 Story acquires CCI library, promotes Osborne

The Toronto-based kids and family producer has finalized the deal to acquire underlying rights to the CCI Kids children’s and family library, and ups Natalie Osborne (pictured) to managing director.


Foundation for WIFT-T names new chair

9 Story Entertainment EVP business development Natalie Osborne (pictured) takes over for outgoing chair Gaye McDonald.

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9 Story distribution expands into acquired programming

For its first foray into managing completed programming, the Toronto-based kids prodco and distributor takes on Slap Happy Cartoon’s Nerds and Monsters (pictured).


U.S. Sprout channel buys 9 Story’s Wibbly Pig series

The American preschool TV channel follows BBC’s Cbeebies, TVO and Knowledge Network in acquiring the kids series based on Mick Inkpen’s Wibbly Pig book series.