Richard Weedn co-founded The Flavia Company in the USA and has been developing product and licensing for 45 years. Richard was one of the founders of the archive monetization movement using “on demand” publishing and branded image websites. He further created the first branded stock image licensing agency Fordimages for Ford Motor Company. His work with The Getty Museum, New York Public Library along with The Porsche Museum and Harley-Davidson Museum, John Deere and Boeing aircraft have built revenue and licensed product exposure for its brand owners. His licensing endeavors have created more than $30 million USD in royalty creation for his varied clients since 1990. Past agency experience include John Wayne, Marlon Brando / Rolex and Carroll Shelby.
At IBC Richard brings his unique expertise and knowledge for worldwide art and historical archives licensing.
When he is not traveling around the globe working, he lives in Lisbon, Portugal, Lugano, Switzerland, Bogota, Colombia and near Jackson, Wyoming.