News Former 4Kids CEO Al Kahn Joins Pacific Entertainment
posted on 2011-06-20 22:52 EDT
Alfred R. Kahn, the former chairman and CEO of 4Kids Entertainment, will join Pacific Entertainment Corporation, the company that produces the educational Baby Genius products for young children.
Kahn, who retired from 4Kids Entertainment this past January, will be a consultant in the children's preschool and education markets. He said that he aims to "accelerate the development of the company's flagship Baby Genius brand. […] This new role is an exciting opportunity to combine my career expertise and personal passion to help children develop into successful adults.”
Alfred R. Kahn became chairman and CEO of 4Kids in 1991. In the intervening two decades, he presided over the company's acquisition of such properties as Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh!