Sydney, Australia -- Flying Bark Productions announced the appointment of Rebecca Hardman as Head of Legal and Business Affairs.
Rebecca Hardman joins the company from Screen Australia where she was employed as Senior Lawyer, Legal and Business Affairs. She will report into Flying Bark Productions’ Managing Director, Jim Ballantine.
In her new role, Rebecca Hardman will be responsible for legal and business affairs, planning and strategy, strategic relationships, building brand management, new digital platforms as well as licensing and merchandising.
Flying Bark Productions’ Managing Director, Jim Ballantine said “I am delighted to announce the appointment of Rebecca Hardman as Head of Legal and Business Affairs as it is an important step in the ongoing growth of Flying Bark Productions in the industry. Together with her vast knowledge and experience of the Australian entertainment sector and her roles within Screen Australia and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Rebecca Hardman will be fundamental in helping us build on our rich history to create a truly global animation business”.
Prior to over six years with Screen Australia, Rebecca Hardman was a Senior Lawyer with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Her previous roles were with Pacific Access Pty Ltd (now Sensis Pty Ltd), One.Tel Limited and Gilbert Tobin Lawyers.
Rebecca Hardman is a graduate of the University of New South Wales with Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Science (Psychology) degrees.
Source: Flying Bark Productions