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NBA Experience plays big at Disney Springs

Disney Springs welcomed the some of the biggest names from the NBA and WNBA past and present to see the opening of NBA Experience. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, Disney CEO Bob Iger and Mickey and Minnie Mouse were also on hand for the ceremony. “NBA… Read More »NBA Experience plays big at Disney Springs

How to become an Imagineer

A new free online educational resource from Disney and Khan Academy will teach you how to become an Imagineer. The lecture series will teach how Disney’s theme park designers bring their creations to life from characters to ride development with the goal of helping you… Read More »How to become an Imagineer

Inside the design of Disney World’s new Gran Destino Tower

Disney’s Coronado Springs resort recently opened the Gran Destino tower which sits near Lago Dorado (“golden lake”) and adds 545 modern guest rooms and new meeting and dining spaces to the convention focused resort. The new tower has a distinctive look and its lobby will… Read More »Inside the design of Disney World’s new Gran Destino Tower

Car maker Audi announces new partnership with Disney

In a very brief announcement ahead of CES, German automaker Audi announced it is working with Disney on an exciting new project for its cars. The two companies will develop a ‘new type of media’ that takes advantage of time that is recovered in self-driving… Read More »Car maker Audi announces new partnership with Disney

John Lasseter taking leave of absence after accusations of sexual harassment

One of the Walt Disney Company’s creative forces, John Lasseter has announced he will be taking a leave of absence after acknowledging what he calls “difficult” conversations and “missteps” in his role overseeing animation at Disney. In addition to helping found Pixar Animation Studios and… Read More »John Lasseter taking leave of absence after accusations of sexual harassment