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Bob Chapek moves from Disney Stores to Disney Parks Chair

When Tom Staggs was announced as Chief Operating Officer, it was mentioned he’d retain control of the Disney Parks division until a successor could be found. I think everyone had a 6 to 12 month timeline on that, but Disney … Continue reading

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Breaking: Thomas Staggs named COO of The Walt Disney Company

This just in. Thomas Staggs has been named the new Chief Operating Officer of The Walt Disney Company. This makes him the front runner for replacing Bob Iger. More later,  the full press release is below: Thomas O. Staggs has … Continue reading

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Disney CEO can’t wait for everyone to see new Star Wars movie

In an interview with Bloomberg News’ Trish Regan Disney chair and CEO Bob Iger discusses the importance of the Star Wars franchise to Disney. He also talks about seeing the film while its in progress, one of the very few … Continue reading

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Disney CEO Bob Iger teases big Star Wars theme park presence

We know from previous announcements from Disney CEO and chair Bob Iger that 2015 was the year Disney and Star Wars fans would find out how The Mouse would be expanding The Force inside the parks. On yesterday’s Wall Street … Continue reading

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Disney’s Bob Iger Confirms Timetable for Star Wars VIII and IX

In Disney’s recent annual report, Chairman/CEO Bob Iger confirmed that Star Wars: Episode VIII will be released in 2017, and Star Wars: Episode IX will hit theaters in 2019. Disney shareholders received the report last month, in which Iger states: … Continue reading

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