This year, Halilit celebrates 50 years in business, and marked 30 years of exhibiting at Toy Fair.
Stark joined the company (started by her father) in her 20s, and it continues to grow with her as MD. She is passionate about toys and their play value, and has a great eye for spotting winning ranges to distribute in the UK, such as Imaginabox and the Battat range.
She enjoys longstanding relationships with buyers from large and small retailers.
The ToyNews Women of the Year 2015 networking and awards event will take place on Thursday, July 16th at Home House, London. Winners for Rising Star, Innovator, Marketeer (sponsored by Norton & Co) and Woman of the Year will be chosen from the top 100. Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org to vote.