Digital Media Licensors relate pain caused by COVID-19


As the COVID-19 pandemic shuttered normal business, more than 30 members of the Digital Media Licensing Association (DMLA) shared the effects the crisis is having on the visual media industry. The digital media licensors connected in a members-only webinar moderated by Thomas Smith (Gado Images), chairman of the 2020 DMLA Education and Programs Committee. Participants […]

DMLA Announces New Executive Director

The Digital Medial Licensing Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Elaine Vitt as Executive Director. Ms. Vitt brings a unique set of skills to DMLA, with significant experience in journalism, international marketing & communications, non-profit trade association management, event planning and content generation. Her strong strategic, communications and administrative skills match the evolving […]

DMLA New Board Member Q & A – Bobby Dicks of CNN

DMLA: Bobby, congratulations to you personally, as a new DMLA board member. How did you get into the licensing industry? Bobby: I started in the stock/content licensing industry 20 years ago as a sales assistant, answering phones at FPG. I very quickly realized that this was a special industry and I wanted to grow with […]