Walt Disney World Resort President George Kalogridis Promoted

By |2019-09-27T20:16:31-07:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Since 2013, George Kalogridis has been the president of the Walt Disney World Resort. Before that, he was president at the Disneyland Resort. This week, it was announced that he is being promoted to a [...]

Disneyland Resort President Josh D’Amaro Introduces the Inhabitants of Batuu at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

By |2019-05-20T14:49:09-07:00May 20th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The inhabitants of Batuu have been introduced ahead of Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge official opening on May 31, 2019. In an Instagram post, Disneyland Resort President Josh D'Amaro introduced the world to those people that [...]

Disneyland Paris Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer Natacha Rafalski as New President

By |2018-12-12T14:54:03-07:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Paris, Parks|Tags: , , , , , |

Disneyland Paris has appointed Natacha Rafalski as its new president. This comes after the promotion of former president Catherine Powell to President of the Disney Parks Western Region. Powell now oversees Disneyland Paris, Walt Disney World Resort, [...]

Going Solo – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 819

By |2018-02-06T22:43:18-07:00February 6th, 2018|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to GEEKS CORNER! This week there are a LOT of things happening in the world of movies. Before the geeks get to that though, there have been some changes at the Disneyland Resort. There [...]

Disney CEO Bob Iger Confirms Plans to Step Down in 2019

By |2017-10-03T16:55:35-07:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today Bob Iger confirmed that he will be stepping down in 2019. At the Vanity Fair's New Establishment Summit Iger joked, "This time I mean it!" This came after confirmation of his intentions to retire. [...]

Disneyland Paris to Remain Closed Through November 17th

By |2015-11-14T18:59:27-07:00November 14th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Paris|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

After the tragic events in Paris, Disneyland Paris will remain closed through Tuesday November 17th. The announcement was made in a statement posted on DisneylandParis.com and the Disneyland Paris Facebook page. We mourn those lost to [...]

Lincoln's Legacy and Walt Disney

By |2015-02-12T11:48:21-07:00February 12th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Two score and eleven years ago, Great Moments With Mr. Lincoln premiered at the New York World's Fair.  This show captivated audiences with its advance form of Audio-Animatronic.  But, the one who was truly captivated by the show [...]

Michael Colglazier Named Disneyland Resort President, Effective Feb. 1

By |2016-05-16T21:39:57-07:00January 18th, 2013|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , |

DAPs Magic Disney News - PRESS RELEASE  Colglazier brings longtime, multifaceted Disney experience to Anaheim Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Tom Staggs announced key leadership changes across one of the world’s leading providers [...]

ROBERT A. IGER NAMES GEORGE BODENHEIMER ESPN EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, JOHN SKIPPER ESPN PRESIDENT MOVES TO ENSURE STRATEGIC CONTINUITY AND SEAMLESS SUCCESSION AT ESPN

By |2011-11-23T19:35:42-07:00November 23rd, 2011|Categories: Disney|Tags: , , , , , , |

DAPs Magic Disney News - PRESS RELEASE BURBANK, Calif., November 22, 2011 - The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) President and Chief Executive Officer Robert A. Iger announced today that he has named George Bodenheimer Executive [...]