Category Archives: Corporate

Disney to Buy LucasFilm, Make Star Wars 7

The Walt Disney Company has agreed to acquire George Lucas’ Lucasfilm Ltd, including the rights to the popular Star Wars franchise. There is also talk of a 2015 release for Star Wars: Episode 7. As readers of this blog already … Continue reading

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Walt Disney Parks Displays Importance of Supplier Diversity

A short video from Walt Disney World highlights their important efforts at keeping a diverse supplier pipeline. Eugene Campbell, Vice President Domestic Minority Business Development, helps explain why Disney places such a high value on having a diverse group of … Continue reading

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Wishcasting the 2013 Disney Legends: Part Deux

A couple months ago I gave my list of people who I believe deserve the honor of being a Disney Legend. With less than one year till the 3rd D23 Expo, I thought I would choose some more eligible Legends. … Continue reading

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Jay Rasulo Talks Up Disney’s Fiscal Future

Financially, this last quarter may have been a bit rougher than The Walt Disney Company forecasted, but things are alright now. At least according to CFO Jay Rasulo. One of the things new studio boss Alan Horn has been doing … Continue reading

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Government of India Approves $180 Million Investment by Disney

Disney is getting into the market in India in a big way. A $180 million investment was recently approved as part of a $1.25 billion package of foreign investments. The mouse house will continue developing its investment in UTV, one … Continue reading

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