Helping Our Partners See the Whole Picture
MHS has over 100 years of combined experience guiding artists and manufacturers along the complicated road of licensing. The ability to think both creatively and critically allows for innovative plans of action and rewarding opportunities for both the licensees and licensors.
Partnerships that Perform
Employing decades of firsthand knowledge and practiced skill in the licensing industry, MHS exudes a depth and breadth of expertise that inspires confidence in its partnerships. We have the experience, connections, and a track record of success to help you whether you are seeking to have your work licensed, or you are acquiring licenses.
Award Winning Success
In addition to being consistently named as a Top 20 Licensing Agency by Li©ense! Global magazine, Licensing International (formerly LIMA), has nominated several of MHS licensors’ licensing programs in such categories as “Best Overall License of the Year” and “Art License of the Year” at its annual Excellence in Licensing Awards.
MHS Licensing + Consulting operates out of the historic Barrel House in the Minneapolis, MN Mill District. The building was constructed in 1880 and at one time served as the largest barrel manufacturer in the US. It played a significant role in the rise of the downtown Minneapolis booming flour mill industry.
Creative solutions start with collaboration.
MHS is widely recognized as one of the top art licensing agents in the business. They are knowledgeable, responsive, and a joy to work with. They work intelligently to create deals that are mutually beneficial for their artists and their manufacturers. We've enjoyed a great partnership for more than 20 years.
– Susan January, Leanin Tree