Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) December 16, 2014
All-American Licensing & Management Group (AALMG) announced that two top industry executives, Bill Freeman and Terry Immekus will join the agency to more fully develop the company’s licensing, endorsement and promotions opportunities from their growing portfolio of celebrities and corporate brands. The two industry marketers will assist AALMG’s clients better understand the multiple parameters of the licensing model as an enhancement to their brand portfolio and bottom line. “We’re very excited to have Bill and Terry join AALMG. We’ve known their body of work for years and both bring unique and diverse capabilities to the agency that will be extraordinarily beneficial to our clients”, stated Michael Gottsegen, co-Founding Partner of AALMG.
Tim Rothwell, co-Founding Partner of AALMG also commented, “Bill is recognized as one of the top advertising and strategic thinkers in the industry with vast global experience. And, Terry has over 30 years of experience in the home and textile business both on the retail side and vendor side,” Rothwell added.
About All-American Licensing & Management Group (AALMG)
All-American Licensing & Management Group (AALMG) is a full-service agency specializing in personal client management, licensing, endorsements and retail development. AALMG has an impressive roster of clients ranging from top consumer brands to celebrities. Founded in 2011 by veteran licensing executives Tim Rothwell and Michael Gottsegen, both formerly of IMG, AALMG provides their clients with a global network of relationships as well as a track record of success. AALMG is committed to connecting its clients with opportunities that generate new revenue streams while building brand loyalty and awareness with consumers. Rothwell is a licensing and business veteran who has recorded the largest licensing deals, in multiple categories, in the industry. And Gottsegen has more than 30 years of retail experience, garnering numerous awards including his induction into the In Store Marketing Institute’s “Hall of Fame.” For more information on AALMG, go to AALMG.com.
About William Freeman - Bill has over 30 years of global branding experience both on the senior level agency and client side. While at Leo Burnett both in Chicago and as Regional Director for Burnett Asia, based in Hong Kong, he managed accounts ranging from Marlboro, Miller Lite, Heinz, Memorex and Pillsbury. Bill was recruited as President of the Midwest office of TBWA Chiat/Day and served on the U.S. Board. Clients included AB, Nestle Purina, GHP, Penn/Head sporting goods and Boatmen’s Bank, now part of Bank of America. Bill also has worked with a variety of private equity firm start ups and turnarounds and then became President of the Mozaic Group, which focused on brand strategy, brand identity, packaging and retail (shopper marketing) for clients ranging from Coke, Alcoa, Mars, Corona and several private label brands. He continues to work with business Accelerator programs, serves as a board member for a variety of early stage company’s and partners with Paddock productions on a variety of Direct Response TV products. Bill is also very active with the YPO/WPO organization
About Terry Immekus –Terry is an experienced veteran in all facets of the furniture industry, and has extensive experience and relationships with most of the Top 100 furniture retailers. He has over twenty (20) years retail expertise during which time he managed a chain of 80 stores with turnover in excess of $130 million annually. He also enjoyed success at the wholesale level as an independent representative building a nationwide Rep Organization that generated $25 million in annual sales. He also founded Blue Ant Furniture, importing juvenile furniture from factories in China, Vietnam and Indonesia.
Michael Gottsegen or Tim Rothwell
(818) 749-7236 * (818) 613-0070
Michael(at)AALMG(dot)com * Tim(at)AALMG(dot)com