January 25, 2010, New York, NY., — The Beanstalk Group, the world's leading brand licensing agency and consultancy, announced today the promotion of William Kehoe to Chief Operating Officer. In 2008, Kehoe was promoted to Chief Financial Officer, a position that he will continue to hold. In his new role, Kehoe will be responsible for the day-to-day operational and systems management of Beanstalk including Finance, Legal, Contract and Royalty Administration, Human Resources and IT, among other operational functions.
“Bill is an exceptional leader and has been integral to supporting the growth of our agency,” said Michael S. Stone, president and CEO of The Beanstalk Group. “We are delighted to announce this well-deserved promotion and look forward to Bill’s continued success at Beanstalk as well as his many important contributions to our company.”