Classic Media Promotes Blake to Global Marketing Job

Nicole Blake has been promoted to the role of executive VP of global marketing and consumer products for Classic Media, replacing the departing Andrew Kerr.

‘Since joining the company three years ago, Nicole Blake has demonstrated her expertise as a brand marketer and done a fantastic job in growing the North American consumer products business,’ says co-CEO Eric Ellenbogen. ‘I’m fully confident that our London team, working with Nicole, will continue to drive growth in our business globally.’

Kerr, who is based in London and has been with the company for just over two years, will continue his role through June and then serve as a non-exclusive consultant to the company.

In addition to the extension of Blake’s role to include the United Kingdom and rest of world, current London office executives Claire Shaw and Mat Way have also seen their responsibilities increased. Shaw’s role has been expanded to VP of consumer products and retail, while Way adds international consumer products to his current global live entertainment remit becoming VP of consumer products and live entertainment, international.