More than 40 years of combined experience in interactive games, consumers products, licensing, and entertainment content distribution. Access to a network of trusted industry professionals with demonstrated experience and success across many areas of expertise.
Who are we
BD Labs Inc. is a full service business development and consulting company providing clients with strategic guidance across various digital media platforms and services, intellectual property licensing strategy and execution, and content distribution strategies.
What we do
BD Labs formulates and execute strategies for commercial exploitation of content, Intellectual property, products and ideas.
- We help content owners find outlets to monetize and distribute their content.
- We help distribution outlets acquire and/or license content for their platforms.
Meet Our Team
Senior business development executive with demonstrated success monetizing intellectual property and developing and executing strategies for distribution of intellectual property across various digital media, interactive game and entertainment platforms. Managed business development, strategic partnerships, product acquisition, user acquisition, licensing, and business affairs activity for online video services, video game publishers and developers, media companies, and consumer products companies.
Mark Caplan is an experienced licensing, entertainment, and interactive games business executive. Mark previously held the title of Senior Vice President, Global Consumer Products for Sony Pictures Consumer Products where he worked for 20+ years. This division of Sony Pictures Entertainment oversees and manages the licensing, merchandising, location-based entertainment, and interactive gaming efforts for some of the best film brands in the industry. He has worked closely with a wide variety of consumer product manufactures, retailers, and industry executives globally.
A pioneer and visionary, Caplan is renowned for his intimate understanding of the business and passion for licensing. Over the years, he has represented some of the most recognizable consumer product brands in virtually every category of licensing, from apparel and toys to home furnishings, stationery and beyond.