Alexander Global Promotions is based out of the Seattle, Washington area. It was founded in 1996 and soon after partnered with the San Francisco Giants to launch the bobblehead craze in the summer of 1999. That Willie Mays bobblehead was a huge success. They've worked with top professional sports brands and leagues to produce over 45 million bobble-heads and collectables featuring more than 5,000 different personalities and characters. See "Alexander Global Promotions". Alexander Global Promotions. Retrieved 2015-04-03.