WOMEN OF THE YEAR 2015: Rena Nathanson, Bananagrams

The Top Banana of the games firm has secured some lucrative partnerships over the past year.
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Since Nathanson brought Bananagrams to market in 2006, she has seen it go from strength to strength.

It has sold more than 6.5 million games in 31 different countries, with the stable now including five tabletop games, two Jumbo versions plus foreign language editions.

She has overseen the Collins Little Book of Bananagrams, partnered with the BAFTA Children's Awards and launched a tournament for primary schools.

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 toynewswoty@nbmedia.com to vote.

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