London, 12 December, 2012: FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME), the commercial and brand extension arm of FremantleMedia, has appointed a new sales person to its growing Kids & Family Entertainment Division. Joss Duffield has been named VP Distribution & Sales, EMEA, Kids & Family Entertainment; she will be based in London reporting into Sander Schwartz, President of Kids & Family Entertainment.
With more than 15 titles in production globally FME’s kids division is one of the leading independent producers and distributors in the sector. Its growing portfolio of content spans four key genres: preschool, kids’ comedy, action/adventure and tween/teen. Key brands include Tree Fu Tom, Wizards vs. Aliens, Monsuno, and Strange Hill High.
This is the latest appointment to FME’s burgeoning kids division and adds to the European team, having announced last month the appointment of Carl Lumbard as Head of Licensing Strategy & Business Development, Kids & Family Entertainment, EMEA.
Duffield was previously head of international sales for eOne Family, where she was responsible for the global distribution of the company’s portfolio of children’s programming. She joins FME in February 2013.
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