Cindy Chang is currently the Publishing Specialist at Netflix. She has had a long career in the entertainment industry, including with the Consumer Products Group, Partnerships & Licensing at NBCUniversal, overseeing the licensing of Universal films and NBC TV properties, and most recently leading their Global Publishing team. She launched the consumer products program for Illumination Entertainment and built the global Minions/Despicable Me consumer products franchise into a multi-billion dollar program at retail around the world.
Ms. Chang has also worked on other high-profile properties during her Universal career, including Jurassic World as well as the NBC shows Saturday Night Live and American Ninja Warrior. Her deals have resulted in many awards and recognitions including 2019 Children’s Choice Book Award, 2014 Boys Toy of the Year, multiple additional nominations from the toy and licensing industries, and scores of New York Times bestsellers.