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Disney CEO and Chair Bob Iger Extends Contract through June 2018

Speculation about who will replace Bob Iger might just have to wait. The Disney CEO and Chair has extended his contract through June 30, 2018. It had been thought that either Jay Rasulo (current CFO and former Disney Parks Chair) … Continue reading

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Bob Iger confirms large Star Wars presence coming to Disney Parks.

It’s been no secret, with hints coming even from the upper echelons of Burbank, that Disney is looking to capitalize on their acquisition of the Star Wars franchise by expanding its presence in the theme parks. Right now that is … Continue reading

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Today in Disney History: Capital Cities/ABC acquisition announced by Michael Eisner

Today in 1995 Michael Eisner announced the acquisition of Capital Cities/ABC. With the purchase, the TV station that made Disneyland possible joined the Disney family. So did ESPN, A&E, Lifetime, and a long list of local stations and other media … Continue reading

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Disney’s Bob Iger named 2014 CEO of the Year

It’s an honor that has include such great corporate leaders as Bill Gates, Jack Welch, and Michael Dell in the past. Now Disney’s CEO Bog Iger can add his name to the list of CEO’s of the Year as awarded … Continue reading

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Disney CEO Bob Iger meets Chewbacca

As evidenced by this selfie Disney CEO Bob Iger is apparently in London where production on Episode VII is underway. Definitely one of the perks of being in charge of a company that now includes The Muppets, Pixar, Marvel, and … Continue reading

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