Funrise promotes Kelly Woon as new VP

Funrise has named its Canadian-based employee Kelly Woon as the firm’s new vice president.

After beginning her career with Funrise back in 2007 as director of sales in Canada, Woon has since been promoted to various roles within the company.

"We are thrilled about Kelly’s new role as vice president" said Shirley Price, president at Funrise Toy Corp.

"Her hard work and dedication to Funrise and the Canadian toy industry has been invaluable and we know she’s a great fit for this new position."

Prior to her time at Funrise, Woon worked as an assistant buyer at Toys R Us Canada, where she served the retailer for over 17 years.

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