, , ,

Gemmell Update

It’s been almost three months since a plane crashed into Ken Gemmell’s home in Gaithersburg, MD, killing his wife, Marie; their toddler, Cole; and their newborn, Devin.  The nation mourned with Ken and his surviving daughter, Arabelle, through this tragic and devastating lost.  Within days, an online fundraiser raised nearly $500K while donations of clothes, necessities, and toys poured in.  Our hearts broke for this family and because of that communal heartbreak, a local NBC affiliate caught up with Ken and Arabelle earlier this week to see how this beloved family was coping in the aftermath…

Read more

, ,

Concepts TV Plays at Toy Fair

If you’re looking to make your toy a household name, hopefully you ran into Concepts TV at the 2015 Toy Fair earlier this week…

Read more

, , , ,

Concepts Participates in 5th Annual Team Zoey Spin for Life

We all remember the movie, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.  Benjamin Button (a character played by Brad Pitt) ages backwards.  Allegedly, his condition was inspired by Progeria, a fatal disease that forces children to prematurely age at rapid speeds.  Although both conditions deal with a rapid aging process, the similarities end there.  Whereas Benjamin Button ages backwards from an old man to an infant over the course of 70 years, the average lifespan of a child with Progeria, like Zoey Aster Penny, is only 13…

Read more

, , ,

It’s Neat to Meet… Frank

Oh no!  The moment I’ve been dreading… interviewing the officemate.  Duhn-duhn-duhn.  It’s so weird interviewing my buddy.  I mean, I know this guy!  When he writes in a group birthday card, “Mary Ann, my wonderful roommate, have a great birthday.  See you back at our office… Frank”, what else is there to say??  Here’s what…

Read more