Li & Fung’s Darling on Licensing Show Panel

Rick Darling

Rick Darling

NEW YORK–Rick Darling, president of Li & Fung’s U.S. unit, LF USA, will appear on the keynote panel for the Licensing International Expo.

Darling will take part in the session titled “The Future of Entertainment Licensing,” which is scheduled for Tuesday, June 8 from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.

Also on the panel will be Karen Dodge, senior vice president and chief merchandising officer of Toys “R” Us; John Frascotti, global chief marketing officer of Hasbro; Neil Friedman, president of Mattel Brands; and Andy Mooney, chairman of Disney Consumer Products. The discussion will be moderated by Marty Brochstein, senior vice president of industry relations and information for the Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association.

The Licensing International Expo is scheduled for June 8-10 at the Mandalay Convention Center.