Nick Woodhouse

President & Chief Marketing Officer, Authentic Brands Group

Nick Woodhouse is a C-suite executive with a proven ability to launch, reposition and transform iconic consumer brands. A marketing and creative thought leader, Woodhouse is respected for his motivational leadership style, ability to build and cultivate highly effective teams and establish strong relationships at the highest level across the fashion, sports licensing and entertainment industries. Relentlessly results driven, both qualitatively and quantitatively, Woodhouse has been (and continues to be) at the forefront of driving business and brand growth for Authentic Brands Group and its $5+ billion portfolio of global brands.

Prior to ABG, Woodhouse held a multitude of positions with Forzani Group Ltd., from Buyer to Vice President, where he experienced first-hand the challenges and rewards of growing the Canadian sporting goods retail icon from $55 million to $1.7 billion in annual sales.

Woodhouse is widely recognized for his achievements and contributions that have revolutionized the way licensed brand marketing platforms are developed and activated. He is sought after for his expertise by the media, who routinely quote him and seek his authoritative opinion. In 2013, Woodhouse was honored with FashInvest’s “Brand Innovator of the Year” Award. He is an active member of the LIM College Board of Directors, contributing to the institution’s efforts to create highly relevant educational programs and empower the next generation of fashion industry trailblazers.