Vice President of IP and Director of Brand Protection at Cabeau Demonstrate Excellence & Leadership At West Coast Summit
WOODLAND HILLS, CA (January 25, 2016) – Troy Grabow, Vice President of IP and Gideon LaBarre, Director of Brand Protection of Cabeau, a world leader in consumer travel products, were featured speakers at the 18th Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand Protection – West Coast Summit on January 23-25 in San Francisco, California. This distinguished conference was created to further educate professionals on how to expand and enhance their legal and brand protection arsenal to fight the global battle again counterfeiting and trademark infringement.
Grabow offered his expertise on how to assess AC&BP initiatives and determine their business worth. LaBarre discussed new and start-up budgets and priorities in developing and implementing an AC&BP program.
“Troy and Gideon are extraordinary leaders with well-rounded capabilities that have significantly driven Cabeau’s IP initiatives,” said Cabeau Founder & CEO David Sternlight. “At Cabeau, they are focused on implementing actionable strategies that reduce travel product counterfeiting and IP infringement. We are proud to have them represent our company at this esteemed summit and are thrilled to have their vast knowledge continue to help drive our business forward.”
While heading Cabeau’s legal department, Grabow initiated an aggressive and focused effort at optimizing the level of IP on Cabeau’s innovative products, as well as enforcing Cabeau’s IP throughout the world. Since joining Cabeau in September 2015, Grabow has led dozens of enforcement actions against infringers, with a particular emphasis in the U.S. and China.
Since joining Cabeau in 2013, LaBarre has helped to build the company’s brand protection department into an industry leader that is committed to the energetic and staunch defense of its intellectual property rights. While leading Cabeau’s brand protection department, LaBarre has scoured the globe finding, investigating, and stopping counterfeiters and knockoff artists from Asia to Europe and many places in between.
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