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TCG TOYS TAPS NEW VP OF GLOBAL SALES

3 Apr - 2024

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TCG Toys has announced the appointment of Lindsay Karbum, as Vice President Global Sales joining the Toronto-based company as it celebrates its 25th anniversary.

Lindsay Karbum

In her role, Karbum is charged with driving and growing TCG’s key product categories, including SURE-LOX® puzzles, Imaginmats™ play mats and FleXfigs™ collectible figures, as well as other key brands, with an omni-channel strategy, and focus on providing accounts with newness and unique positioning.

I am beyond thrilled to welcome Lindsay to the TCG family,” said Michael Albert,  President and CEO of TCG Toys. “In this milestone year, Lindsay’s experience will help us further expand the TCG brand as we look toward the next 25 years. As a second-generation toymaker who took the reins from my father, I know the critical qualities needed for success in this business. She brings with her a wealth of experience in the toys and games categories, along with an exceptional understanding of how to build best-in-class programs and relationships with our retail and distribution partners. I am confident that Lindsay’s global sales experience and proven methodology, combined with her sincere commitment to our future, will be an incredible asset to the company.

At Relatable, the category-leading party game company formerly known as What Do You Meme, Karbum led the sales team while simultaneously launching three new product categories for the company, securing mass placement in the launch year for all three. Karbum also served in National Account Manager roles at Spin Master and Bendon Publishing. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from San Diego State University.

It is an honor to be a part of the team celebrating TCG’s 25th anniversary,”said Jessica Gavin, Executive Vice President, TCG Toys. “As we look ahead to the next 25 years, we have an unwavering focus on building out an industry-leading team alongside a portfolio of premier products. TCG has been at the forefront of innovation, quality, and exceptional value to the consumer for many years, and we are excited to unveil what is ahead for 2025 with Lindsay at the helm of our Global Sales, supported by a remarkable team of developers.

TCG Toys was established in 1999 by Michael Albert, Jerry Smith and George Fegan.  Known globally for its high-quality and value toys and products with distribution in over 40 countries, the 25-year toy company has manufactured and distributed household name games like Rummoli, Ouija, and SURE-LOX puzzles.  For the company’s best-selling brand Imaginmats™, it licenses today’s hottest and most established brands including  Bluey, Barbie, Hot Wheels, My Little Pony, Paw Patrol, Peppa Pig, Tonka, Thomas & Friends, and more.

I am elated to be joining the TCG Team,” says Karbum. “The company has an amazing 25 year history of delivering incredible toys and games across the globe. I am excited for the direction, mission and next 25 years of this organization. I look forward to contributing to the future successes at TCG.


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