KidGlove / Nat Geo Kids
Entertainment executive in the kid’s content with expertise in program development, financing, co-production, and international distribution. Brenda launched Kid Glove 6 years ago to develop, executive produce and distribute great kids content for the global marketplace. Since then she has established a number of co-productions, including the 1st ever co-production between Brazil in India for animated series, as well as co-productions between Australia, US and Canada, Brazil and Canada, and UK, US and France. She recently produced an animated series for Sesame Workshop and is co-developing two animated sitcoms for regional Disney Channels in Latin America and EMEA and with producing partners in Brazil, Canada, the UK and France.
With an extensive network of contacts – from domestic and international buyers and producing partners around the world – Brenda has sold shows worldwide and is currently representing the global rights to two animated series and is also representing the rights for a third series in the territories of Brazil, Mexico and Canada.
Brenda is currently working with Nat Geo Kids as Development and Production Executive for their original, acquired and short and long form content for the Nat Geo KiDS YouTube Channel and other Kids Media initiatives. She has also served as a consultant for Nickelodeon, Starz Animation (9, Gnomeo and Juliet), Film Roman (The Simpsons), Sprite Animation (Pacman), Bardel Animation (Canada), Big Bad Boo Studios (Canada), Penguin TV (UK), Moody Street Kids (Australia), and a variety of independent producers globally. She also managed the international distribution of merchandise-based properties such as My Little Pony, Transformers, GI Joe for Hasbro, as well as the TV version of the classic book series Peter Rabbit and Friends and Spot for international publisher, Frederick Warne/Pearson.
Brenda lives in Washington, DC with her 9-year old daughter and husband, who is rumored to be an international spy. Brenda can neither confirm nor deny this claim.
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