||About Wicked Cool Toys (WCT)
Wicked Cool Toys (WCT) was founded in 2012 to make playtime the most fun ever! The team is expert at creating unique and innovative products that surprise, delight, and bring smiles to the faces of kids ages 1 to 101. Iconic brands such as Pokémon (ex-Asia), Cabbage Patch Kids, HALO, Micro Machines as well as hot up and coming brands like Ninja, inspired by digital influencer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, have turned to Wicked Cool Toys to be their global master toy partner. The award-winning company is also behind some of the most whimsical and category-defying products you'll see on store shelves today including Blinger, a new glam styling tool, Hank's Twisted Challenge, Lunch Pets and Swarm Squad.
Wicked Cool Toys (WCT) was acquired by Jazwares inOct of 2019. Jazwars is a subsidiary of Alleghany Capital Corp. Judd Zebersky, Chief Executive Officer and President of Jazwares, commented, “Led by Michael Rinzler, Jeremy Padawer, and Thomas Poon, WCT has built an impressive reputation in the industry for spotting on-trend licenses, reinvigorating nostalgic brands, and collaborating with inventors to develop new products. We are thrilled to partner with WCT and its talented employees, leveraging the Company’s offices in Pennsylvania, California, and Hong Kong. WCT will operate as a division of Jazwares and day-to-day operations will not be impacted by this transaction.”