Here is something fun to think about as the last few hours of the week drag on- Check out these new sweets that are no doubt causing quite a stir among our fellow Disney fanatics over in China. Remy’s Patisserie, a bakery in Shanghai Disney Resort, is now offering Mickey-Shaped Donuts!
Disney Company News
Disney announced last night that they will be donating $2.5 million to hurricane Irma relief efforts.
It was announced yesterday, that Disney Cruise Line was awarded the ‘Best for Families’ award by Cruise International. The honor was announced at the 2017 Cruise International Awards gala at The Ritz in London last night.
Disney announced today a new multi-year agreement with Vivicast Media, a leading global content licensor, which will allow Vivicast to continue to deliver Disney’s robust lineup of top quality sports, news and entertainment content to their roster of video operators that deliver content to TVs, computers, smartphones, tablets, and streaming devices throughout the US. The new deal will allow Vivicast to add a few additional features to their Disney content viewers that had previously been unavailable.
In addition to the $1 million cash donation and a dollar for dollar employee donation match commitment that Disney/ABC made to hurricane Harvey relief efforts on Tuesday, the media giant is also hosting a “Day of Giving” event today, August 31st to help those impacted by the storm.
It was announced today that international insurance and human resources consulting firm Aon has named Shanghai Disney Resort a 2017 China Best Employer. This distinction comes as part of Aon’s Best Employers Program, which looks at an employers commitment to excelling and innovating in the area of human resources.
During today’s Q3 FY 2017 earnings report, Disney announced something that will surely change the landscape of digital media distribution- They are leaving Netflix and creating their own streaming service.
The Walt Disney Company reported their 3rd Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 (Q2 calendar year 2017) earnings and the results were, once again, so so….
It appears that the Disney World rumor mill has been in overdrive over the past week or so with a number of huge park changes being mentioned. Here is a quick rundown of some of the more interesting rumors about Disney World Changes from some of the more credible sources…
For the second year in a row, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company, Bob Iger, has been named by The Hollywood Reporter (THR) as the most Powerful Person in Entertainment. The distinction comes as he retains his top spot on the annual “THR 100” list.
It was announced recently that the Disney/ABC Television Group was named “Company of Distinction” for 2017 at the Banff World Media Festival. The award was giving to the brand in recognition of their “outstanding creativity and storytelling.”
The Walt Disney Company was recently named one of the Most Admired Employers for 2017. The consulting firm Morning Consult ranked Disney number 2 among the 3 age groups surveyed
Disney recently was awarded several prestigious Halo Awards recognizing the company’s corporate social responsibility.
Disney received Halo Awards this year in recognition of both their “Hour of Code” and “Share Your Ears” campaigns as well as their free online tutorial “Moana: Wayfinding with Code.”
Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger received a high honor last night at the Los Angeles Evening of Tribute event.
Disney CEO Bob Iger took to Twitter last night to express his displeasure with President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Climate Agreement.
The Walt Disney Company announced today that their board of directors has extended the contract of Disney CEO, Bob Iger to July 2, 2019.
In last night’s 89th Academy Awards Ceremony, Disney continued their amazing year of films by taking home three Oscars. The winners were:
The Walt Disney Company reported their 1st Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 (Q4 calendar year 2016) earnings and the results so so, with lower revenue and income compared to the same period last year but a strong parks and resorts performance.
Disney has announced that their Marvel franchise hit movie Doctor Strange will be released on Disney Movies Anywhere, on February 14th and DVD Digital HD and Blu-Ray on February 28th. Here are the details…
Last night’s 74th Golden Globe Awards ceremony featured a Disney versus Disney showdown in the Best Animated Film category. Smash 2016 Disney animated hits Zootopia and Moana both vied for the distinction…