thehubA third party licensing banner formed by The Jim Henson Company in 2009, HIP (Henson Independent Properties) was established to acquire and service global consumer products programs for external brands and entertainment properties. HIP is actively pursuing opportunities to grow its portfolio of brands, which includes “Skatelab,” “Psyclops,” and “The String Doll Gang.” In 2012, HIP expanded its core business to include the distribution of third party television and media programming, including “Annoying Orange.”