Epoch Making Toys has appointed Matt Shaw as its new marketing manager, with the former film industry executive starting the role this week.
Shaw brings what the company says is a wealth of experience with him, with a CV that includes stints at the likes of The Walt Disney Company, Twentieth Century Fox, Warner Bros and V Tech Electronics. He was most recently at Paramount where he was head of marketing.
He will oversee marketing duties at the three arms of parent company Epoch Making Toys – Aquabeads, Epoch Games and Sylvanian Families – as part of the recently expanded marketing team at the company.
Epoch Commercial director John Briggs said: “As we have expanded our marketing team, we welcome Matt into the Epoch family. With his knowledge and diverse experience, we look forward to him taking the reins and ‘future proofing’ our brands, bringing innovation to our planning and, more importantly, enabling the whole marketing team to realize their and our ideas.”