Brand Extension
Strategists
LMCA TEAM
The LMCA management team is comprised of top business, strategy and corporate development executives who have operated businesses, managed P&L’s and understand how businesses run

 

Allan Feldman

FOUNDER & CEO

With more than 40 years the business, Allan is credited with being first to bring trademark licensing into industrial products.  He was among the first to utilize direct-to-retail licensees (via a $5 billion deal between Kmart and White-Westinghouse).  

Allan is a 2017 LIMA Hall of Fame Inductee. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago and studied at the University of Louvain in Belgium and at the London School of Economics.

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Alan Kravetz

PRESIDENT & COO

With over 20 years experience successfully growing brands and monetizing intellectual property in the US, Europe and Asia, Alan has led licensing programs domestically and internationally including those for AT&T, Sharper Image, Westinghouse, Kevlar, Rockport, Tempur-Pedic and Frye Boots.  

Alan specializes in licensing, franchising, business development, sales,marketing and law.  He holds an MBA and BA from Boston University and a Law Degree from Suffolk University School of Law.

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Ted Curtin

CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

Ted has an extensive background in growing companies, building brands and launching iconic marketing campaigns. He has more than 20 years of work spanning a range of industry verticals developing integrated marketing platforms, creative strategies and innovative solutions for top brands and leading agencies.

Ted also leads marketing and innovation for LMCA’s subsidiary ProdigyWorks – a creative ideation and innovation lab.

Ted is a Member of the Licensing Executives Society and holds an MBA from Pace University.

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Ray Uhlir

MANAGING DIRECTOR, BRAND LICENSING

With over 15 years of global licensing experience, Ray has worked as a licensing executive at IBM, Motorola, and Gibson Guitar where he created and directed major internal licensing programs.  He is the Founder of BRANDDelivery, Inc. supporting licensing efforts for clients such as HP, Oreck, Vivitar and others.

Ray served as a US Air Force Officer.  He holds an Electrical Engineering Degree from Auburn University and Master of Engineering Management/Marketing from George Washington University.

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Reggie Thornton

DIRECTOR OF BRAND LICENSING

Reginald has a broad background in business to business and business to consumer sales generation in various verticals including Computer Software, Healthcare, Media and Marketing.  He has extensive experience in consultative selling and account negotiation.

Reggie holds a BA from Northeastern University.

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George Williams

MANAGING DIRECTOR, LMCA ASIA

George is a pioneer in bringing brand licensing into Asia.  He has represented major international brands in the negotiation and management of strategic alliances for more than 20 years.  He has a wealth of experience in the inner workings of China’s distribution, marketing and retail industries.

George has an MBA from the University of Chicago and a BS in Economics from Colorado College.

 

 

Phil Raia

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, BRAND LICENSING

Phil has over 28 years of broad-based, multi-industry experience in market planning, new product development, research, analysis and strategic alliance. He is highly regarded as an expert in the areas of corporate licensing and brand extension, having held management posts for Dun & Bradstreet, Skelly & White, National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago, & Litton Industries.  

Phil attended the Mannes College of Music.  He completed specialized MBA coursework at NYU, Columbia University and the New School.

 

 

 

Colleen Baird

CREATIVE MARKETING DIRECTOR

Colleen is an experienced graphic designer and content creator in the marketing and advertising industries.  Prior to LMCA, Colleen was IT Director and Content Strategist at Healthcare Industry Group.

She holds a BA from New York University.

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Margie Smith

MANAGER, ADMINISTRATION

Margie has more than 20 years’ experience working on multi-million dollar projects to restructure divisions and develop long term marketing strategies for Fortune 500 companies including AT&T, Citibank, Xerox and Verizon.

Prior to that, Margie served as AVP of Private Label Credit Card programs, Vice President of Administration and Director of Education for a 2,000-person branch banking division.

She holds a BA from St. John’s University.

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Don Davis

CONTROLLER

Don has more than 20 years experience in the financial accounting. Prior to LMCA, Don was an account executive for Bell & Company, a financial management and accounting firm in NYC. 

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