Disney honors Howard Beige of Rubie’s with Lifetime Achievement Award
Disney showed its appreciation for its long-standing relationship with Rubie’s Costume Co. by bestowing Rubie’s leader Howard Beige with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Beige, Rubie’s Executive Vice President, was presented with the award during Disney’s AW19 Retail Showcase in London on July 4, it was reported by Progressive Party Europe’s Jacqui Parr. Simon Philips, Disney’s Executive Vice President and General Manager of Consumer Products, did the honors.
“This individual always produces the very best product for us, their company is synonymous with Disney,” Simon said at the ceremony. “Every franchise that we produce, they produce.”
Rubie’s Costume Co. has partnered with Disney on many officially licensed lines over the years, including recently adding a line of pet costumes.