Jaime Mann is responsible for sourcing and executing licensing and brand collaborations for all client and owned brands. Jaime works with senior executives, creatives and licensees across Gordon Brothers to unlock brand asset opportunities and maximize growth through strategic partnerships. Prior to joining Gordon Brothers, Jaime was a Partner at the creative branding agency Blast-Off Brands, where she served as Head of Licensing. At Blast-Off Brands, Jaime spearheaded its licensing and partnership business where she was responsible for developing brand extension strategies as well as all deal sourcing, execution and partnership management for its clients, notably Life is Good and Kodak. Before Blast-Off Brands, Jaime was VP of Strategic Alliances at Brand Sense Partners, where she led a team of business development, product development and creative professionals. She also held Senior Director and Director of Business Development roles where she developed and executed licensing and partnership strategies for the firm’s clients. She has worked with brands including Beachbody’s P90X and Insanity, FedEx, Hershey’s, Marriott, The Ohio State University, The University of Oregon, Weber, Mad Men, Travel Channel, Shape magazine, Schwinn, Mongoose, and the estates of Jimi Hendrix, Marlon Brando, and Farrah Fawcett, as well as a number of living celebrities. Jaime began her career at Bernstein Investment Research & Management, now AllianceBernstein, where she held roles as Private Client Associate, Senior Associate and Quantitative Analyst. Jaime holds an M.B.A. from UCLA and a B.S. in Nutritional Sciences from Cornell University.