Jim Benton

Jim  Benton

Benton began his career in a t-shirt business, where he began developing his own characters on T-shirts, which led to a career in licensing and the creation of characters such as It's Happy Bunny, which has earned over 3/4 billion dollars in retail sales, received three Addy Awards, and five top LIMA licensing awards. He was designated one of America's most well-known cartoonists by People Magazine. Benton's intellectual properties, according to The Wall Street Journal.