New Disney Developments – Star Wars Land & Marvel Land coming to Disneyland?

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 Recently in the Walt Disney Shareholder meeting our friend Bob Iger released some interesting details on some of the changes coming to the Disney theme parks. Star Wars land is probably one of the hottest items out there along with adding Marvel to the theme parks. We are going to take a look at some of the highlights from the shareholders meeting.First off Disney CEO Bob Iger discussed that there is room for a "Star Wars Land" at Disneyland. I know many of you feared that they … [Read more...]





Disney Offers Free Veterans Institute Workshop – Heroes Work Here

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A complimentary one day seminar at Walt Disney World features veterans' stories of transitioning to the civilian workforce and the challenges they have had to overcome.Disney had great with their Heroes Work Here initiative to hire, train and support military veterans. They will host a free Veterans Institute workshop at Walt Disney World Resort on Nov. 14, 2013, to help other companies to employ veterans transitioning to the private sector.The event will feature experts from Disney's … [Read more...]





D23 Expo is coming back to Anaheim in 2015

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D23: The Official Disney Fan Club is thrilled to confirm the fourth annual D23 Expo. As Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger said during today's Disney Legend's ceremony, "I look forward to seeing you here again for the next D23 Expo in 2015." Exact dates will be announced in the near future on D23.com.Maybe one day I will be able to attend! Is anyone planning on going in 2015?Wishing you Faith, Trust, and Pixie DustSunshine  … [Read more...]





D23 Expo Will Kick off with CEO Bob Iger

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D23 Expo 2013 will celebrate its grand opening with a welcome from Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger followed by the first of two arena presentations hosted by The Walt Disney Studios at the Anaheim Convention Center. On Friday, August 9, The Walt Disney Studios will surprise and delight fans with sneak peeks of the incredible slate of upcoming animated films from Walt Disney Animation Studios, Pixar Animation Studios, and Disneytoon Studios, hosted by Chief Creative Officer John Lasseter. Then, … [Read more...]





Disney CEO Bob Iger Contract Extended

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Robert "Bob" Iger will stick around as the head of the Walt Disney Company for a few more years.Disney announced Monday that Iger's contract as chairman and CEO was extended through June 30, 2016. His contract terms did not change. Iger was originally supposed to step down as CEO in 2015, and stay on as chairman until 2016.Disney acquired Marvel, Pixar and Lucasfilm properties under Iger's leadership. Disney says the new Avatarland at Disney's Animal Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, and … [Read more...]