February 28, 2017 9:51 AM ET


Company Overview of VIZ Media, LLC

Company Overview

VIZ Media, LLC distributes, markets, and licenses the anime and manga titles from Japan. The company offers translated Japanese manga anthology magazines, graphic novels, DVDs, animated television series, feature films, and downloadable and streaming videos for English speaking audiences in North America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and South Africa; and develops, markets, licenses, and distributes animated entertainment for audiences and consumers. The company offers action, romance, and family friendly properties for anime, manga, science fiction, and fantasy fans. VIZ Media, LLC sells its products through retailers and distributors. The company was formerly known as VIZ, LLC and changed ...

1355 Market Street

Suite 200

San Francisco, CA 94103

United States

Founded in 1986





Key Executives for VIZ Media, LLC

Chief Executive Officer and President
Manga Editor
Director of Digital Marketing
Vice President of Sales & Product Marketing
Chief Marketing Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

VIZ Media, LLC Key Developments

VIZ Media, LLC Names Brad Woods as Chief Marketing Officer

VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media) announced that Brad Woods has been named as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Woods will be responsible for developing a range of marketing and product strategies to expand the VIZ Media brand and omni-channel marketing for titles across all company imprints. Woods joins VIZ Media from DreamWorks Animation, where he served as Senior Vice President leading the domestic consumer products and retail business development divisions. During his tenure at DreamWorks, he restructured and substantially expanded the studio's consumer products business, led the U.S. licensing and retail teams, and also provided strategic leadership for breakthrough marketing programs on properties including Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, and How To Train Your Dragon. Over his 20-year career, Woods has held senior positions in the entertainment and multi-media industries with companies including Mattel and Warner Bros. Entertainment.

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