Universal ups Amy Taylor
Promoted to exec VP Universal Partnerships & LicensingAmy Taylor has been promoted to executive vp of Universal Partnerships & Licensing.
Taylor, who most recently handled promotional and licensing sales for "Despicable Me," will continue to oversee UP&L's North American promotions, worldwide licensing and worldwide digital and interactive activities as well as retail development for Universal Pictures and Focus Features.
Her team is handling promotional efforts for Universal films that are being produced with Hasbro such as "Battleship" and "Stretch Armstrong."
Taylor, who's been at Universal for the 13 years, had been serving as senior vp. Her promotion was announced Tuesday by UP&L president Stephanie Sperber.