Regan Joins LIMA As EVP

The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association has named Maura Regan executive vice president.

Regan joins LIMA after 17 years with Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behind Sesame Street. As svp and general manager, international media business, she oversaw the Sesame Workshop’s international distribution and licensing business.

In addition, Regan served as LIMA board chairman from 2012 to 2014.

“Maura is an extremely well-respected member of the global licensing community and we are delighted to add someone of her high caliber to our staff,” said Charles Riotto, LIMA’s president. “She brings a wealth of industry acumen and business savvy that will be invaluable to LIMA’s efforts to grow our organization around the world.”