Aardman on Vuulr

Our catalogue of premium animated content is listed on the Vuulr Marketplace, available for licensing with global rights availability.

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Meet the team

The Distribution team consists of five dedicated senior sales managers alongside a dedicated digital team and supporting team members, to distribute an unrivalled and growing catalogue of animation for pre-schoolers, kids, and families.

Liora Berman

VOD Content and Channel Manager

Liora is responsible for managing content, promotional, and partnership activity on YouTube, Amazon, and other VOD platforms.

Emma Escott

Sales Coordinator and Assistant to Director of Distribution

Emma project manages the Distribution team’s involvement in trade events and advertising, as well as providing PA support to the Head of Distribution and more general support to the Sales and Marketing department.

Robin Gladman

Head of Acquisitions

Robin leads third party acquisitions, manages global digital platforms including YouTube as well as content distribution in Australia, Japan, China and Korea

Thomas McKirdy

Digital Coordinator

Thomas is responsible for managing Shaun the Sheep, Morph and Aardman’s Live Streams on YouTube, as well as assisting other Aardman brands on the Platform

Miguel Mestre

Senior Sales Manager

Miguel leads content sales in Southern Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America as well as Free-to-Air & SVOD partners in Asia

Ruth Preston

Senior Sales Manager

Ruth is responsible for distribution of Aardman’s content and third party content in Belgium, the Netherlands, Central and Eastern Europe, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Canada, Eire and Russia.

Gabrielle Ruffle

Royalties and Revenue Executive

Gabrielle is responsible for providing the Sales and Marketing Department with comprehensive financial administrative support, managing all clips, stills and festival licenses and global airline sales.

Alison Taylor

Director of Distribution

Alison is responsible for driving the financing, distribution and long-term content exploitation strategy across all Aardman and third party content. In addition, she leads channel and platform sales in UK, USA and Germany, and is responsible for acquiring third party content for distribution.

Laura Taylor-Williams

Head of Digital & Strategic Development

Laura is responsible for driving digital distribution partnerships and strategy, with a specific focus on global AVOD & FAST, TVOD & EST



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