MandalayEntertainment Group offshoot Mandalay Branded Entertainment (MBE) has acquiredthe operations of Spencer Proffer's film, music and television outfit MorlingManor Music and Media, with Proffer coming on board as MBE executive vicepresident. Proffer, a former United Artists and CBS Records executive andlawyer, will oversee all music integration and implementation for MBE and itsclients and develop media properties for film and television. His filmproduction credits include Gods And Monsters and he has produced more than 200 albums for artistsranging from Stevie Wonder and Tina Turner.

'MandalayBranded Entertainment is involved with a variety of Fortune 100 brands creatinga wide range of entertainment vehicles to help connect those brands to theiraudiences in new and impactful ways,' Scott Mednick, MBE president andchief executive officer, said in a statement released today. 'We arethrilled to have an executive of Spencer's skills and talents that match up sowell with the platforms that MBE is involved in.'

Mandalay BrandedEntertainment was created through a joint venture between MandalayEntertainment and the top 200 advertising agency Flynn, Sabatino and Day inearly 2000.