Head of Creative and Business Development.
United States of America
Thatcher Scott Dyer Mines has worked in kids media and animation since 2010. With a focus on the internationalisation of Russian and Finnish brands and content, he has worked in business and creative development, co-production partnerships, financing, distribution and consumer products licensing and merchandising. He is a board member for Finnanimation, a non-profit association supporting studios to further integrate into the European and international animation markets.
Thatcher is passionate about bringing values and vision to projects Power Animals United is involved in, and sees his work as a producer as creating the bridge between creative and business. In Russia he has worked with The Riki Group (Kikoriki brand and licensing with Viacom / Nickelodeon), Wizard Animation (feature films and Spanish-Russian series co-production, Yoko), CTC & Metrafilm (Kid-e-Cats), and most currently with the SVOD Start.ru & Storytime (a start-up investing in the development and production of original kids IP).
10:00 — 11:30