Linda Denham

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Linda B. Denham
Occupation Vice President of Marketing[1]
Director of Marketing[2]
Years active 1980s
Employer Kenner[1]
Known for Care Bears

Linda B. Denham[1] is the co-creator of the Care Bears franchise[3] along with Elena Kucharik,[4] the main artist for the greeting cards in the 1980s.[5] During that decade, Denham served as Director[2] and Vice President of Marketing[1] for the Kenner toy company; in 1985, she was involved in television commercials for its Baby Alive doll.[2] She is also a member of Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio


  1. ^ a b c d "Care Bears' Success Continues". The Palm Beach Post Gift Guide Advertising Section. November 28, 1985. p. 30. Retrieved August 9, 2010. [dead link]
  2. ^ a b c Hennemeyer, Doug (July 1985). "Doll makers fill gap by returning to basics; manufacturers pick up CPK slack with traditional dolls". Playthings. Geyer McAllister Publications Inc. 83: 38. 
  3. ^ "Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority: Eta Alpha Chapter". Stephens College. Archived from the original on July 27, 2010. Retrieved August 9, 2010. 
  4. ^ Kumar, Lisa, ed. (2008). Something About the Author. 182. Gale Cengage. p. 138. ISBN 0-7876-8806-1. Retrieved August 9, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Local Discovery: Local Publishing Pastor Sells Faster and Faster". The News-Sun. Waukegan, Illinois: Sun-Times Media Group. June 2, 1998. Retrieved August 9, 2010.   – via HighBeam (subscription required)