Current Executive Board Robert A. Thomas O. Iger Staggs Chairman/CEO Chairman Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Bob Chapek George President Disney Consumer Products Bodenheimer President Disney media Networks
“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things,because were curious and curiositykeeps leading us down new paths.” Walter Elias Disney
Disney Parks and Resorts• When Disneyland was though up, no body ever believed that Walt Disney could open up a family friendly park.• This dream of Walt Disney’s made him lose many friends and some family members. It was IMPOSSIBLE to make your dreams come true his family told him• July 17, 1955 Disneyland opened to the public…
October 3, 1955Disney offer a new form of entertainment The Mickey Mouse Club was a television show for all audiences. This television show had sing-a-longs and skits about the most popular family adventures. Walt Disney was the original host. This television show was on the air from 1955 to 1959 then from 1989-1995 Major advertisement for the Walt Disney Company
In the tiki tiki tiki room…The Tiki Room open in Disneyland on June 23, 1963.This is a major score for Walt Disney. This attractionis the first to us Audio- Animatronics. Animatronicsare robots that look and move just as a real humanor animal would move and be like in real life.
December 15, 1966 This day in history, the Walt Disney Company loses their CEO and Founder. During this time, Disney World was in the works. Walt Disney’s brother Roy Disney takes over construction of this project. The way that Walt Disney achieved his dreams made a major impact on peoples lives even nowadays.
October 1, 1971Roy O. Disney opens Walt Disney World this day in history. During hisopening speech, Roy dedicates Walt Disney World to his brotherWalter Elias Disney.
December 3, 1980The Disney Team determined that the demand for Disneyproducts is worldwide. In order to bring Disney closer to theirguests, the Disney Team opens Tokyo Disneyland.
April 18, 1983 Disney ChannelThe Disney Channel premiers on televisionthis day in history. Although the DisneyCompany have three themed propertiesaround the world, guests say it is still notenough Disney. The Disney team decidesto make a station dedicated to allprograms Disney.
September 23, 1984Michael Eisner and Frank WellsAt this time, The Disney Team welcomes aboard their newestChairman/CEO and President of The Walt Disney Company.
May 6, 1991Disney is now an official member of the Dow Jones industrial average
December 5, 2001 The Disney Team celebrates the 100thanniversary of the birth of Walter Elias Disney
Current Day• Disney has many Advertisement spots not only on land but also sea. Port Canaveral, Florida hosts the Disney Cruise Lines.
Company Overview• The Walt Disney Company has been making dreams come true for over 50 years now.• Whats next? Whose next? Can there be a next? • Of course there is a next. The Walt Disney Company is always thinking of new ideas on how to keep their guests wanting more Disney.