The Walt Disney Company Announces Participants for a New Program

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The Walt Disney Company  announced 11 startup companies that have been picked for a new mentorship and investment program. Disney Accelerator, which is powered by Techstars, is a 15 week program that gives these companies access to the top Disney executives, up to $120,000 investment to further their companies, they also get access to some great resources from The Walt Disney Company.The 11 companies participating will meet with some mentors including the CEO Robert A. Iger, and others from … [Read more...]





Disneyland Dubai in the works?

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Hiya boys and girls! It's Anonymouse here with some exciting Disney Gossip. It appears that Favilli Studios and RIVA Creative may be preparing to pitch Disneyland Dubai to The Walt Disney Company.With Disneyland Shanghai still in construction, Disneyland Dubai would be several years in the future. However, a resort in the Middle East would make sense given the number of people in the area. One of the many challenges Disney will face is the soaring temperatures of the desert and keeping the … [Read more...]





Disney Legend Tony Baxter and Designer and Sculptor Terri Hardin to Appear at Walt Disney’s Carolwood Barn in April

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Disney Legend and Walt Disney Imagineering Creative Advisor Tony Baxter, and designer, sculptor and puppeteer Terri Hardin will be making an appearance at Walt Disney’s Carolwood Barn.Tony Baxter began his time with The Walt Disney Company working on Main Street, U.S.A. in Disneyland and worked his way up to Senior Vice President of Creative Development at Walt Disney Imagineering. He worked on the design of some of the most famous attractions in the Disney Parks and had much influence in … [Read more...]





Things to do outside the Parks: Touring the Resorts

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When people visit Walt Disney World, the first thing they might do is make a plan for touring the parks. The parks are wonderful and filled with attractions, shows, restaurants, and so much more, but there is a lot to see outside of the parks. The resorts on Walt Disney World property are attractions in themselves and can provide endless hours of entertainment and activities. The resorts are also a great escape from the parks!With so many places to start, you might be overwhelmed. While … [Read more...]





Disney and Dish Make Long Term Deal

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The Walt Disney Company and Dish Network have announced that they have come to an agreement and have formed a long-term programming deal that gives the satcaster rights to Disney TV programming.As a part of the deal, Dish agreed to modify the Hopper so users will not have the ability to skip ads in ABC shows until 3 days after the shows air Disney has granted Dish exclusive rights, letting the satcaster include Disney programming in a virtual pay-TV service.Also as a part of the … [Read more...]