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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.

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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.

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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).

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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.