Innovative children’s toy and entertainment company Spin Master Ltd. is pleased to announce the acquisition of the worldwide rights to Wild Planet’s Hyper Dash and Spy Gear brands. Intrepid Investment Bankers LLC acted as exclusive financial advisor to Wild Planet in connection with this transaction.
“We are very excited with the acquisition of Spy Gear and other key Wild Planet assets,” states Anton Rabie, Co-CEO and Founder of Spin Master Ltd. “We feel that there is great opportunity to breathe freshness, excitement and engage kids for these new Spin Master brands. Over the last two years we have been extremely focused on building the company by searching for the right acquisitions that fit with our core capabilities to innovate and market.”
Spin Master Ltd. is energized about the opportunity to reinvent and bring a fresh approach to these exciting brands. Spy Gear and Hyper Dash all have proven track records and will provide new and sustainable growth for the company.
“Spin Master has experienced incredible organic growth over the past 18 years,” says President and COO, Ben Gadbois. “We are taking the next step in our company’s evolution with focus on growth by targeting the right acquisitions. We anticipate today’s announcement will be the first of many new business opportunities over the next 24 months.”