Congratulations to Hasbro CEO Brian Goldner, 2019 inductee to the Toy Industry Hall of Fame as announced by The Toy Association. Brian is part of an illustrious class which includes posthumous inductees Stan Lee (Marvel) and Joe Mendelsohn (Kenner).
“Stan Lee, Brian Goldner, and Joe Mendelsohn represent the passion, creativity, and business acumen that are hallmarks of Toy Industry Hall of Fame inductees. They have created beloved characters and exciting products that stand the test of time while each consistently demonstrated deep dedication to the world of entertainment and toys,” said Steve Pasierb, president & CEO of The Toy Association. “Even more important is the joy and wonder they have brought to children around the world, forever shaping how kids play. The Toy of the Year Awards gala in February is certain to be both a celebration and emotional tribute.”
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