From Girls Who Code to Inspiring Women Creating Magic

By |2019-08-16T09:23:32-07:00August 16th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Resort, Parks, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

On Friday, August 2, Disney’s fourth Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program drew to a close. Throughout the seven-week program, this year’s class of 20 participants was introduced to computer science topics and had the [...]

The Walt Disney Company and Charter Communications Announce Comprehensive Distribution Agreement

By |2019-08-15T09:08:30-07:00August 15th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

New Multi-Year Deal Delivers Full Suite of Sports, News and Entertainment Networks from Walt Disney Television and ESPN to Spectrum Customers Contemplates Future Distribution of Hulu, ESPN+, and Upcoming Disney+ Streaming Services Will Distribute ACC Network [...]

Disney Aspire Welcomes University of Arizona to Its Network of Educational Providers

By |2019-08-13T22:58:22-07:00August 14th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , |

Fourteen additional degree programs now available to Disney’s 90,000+ eligible hourly employees and Cast Members in the company’s 100% tuition-paid education initiative BURBANK, Calif., August 12, 2019 – Disney Aspire, The Walt Disney Company’s 100% [...]

The Walt Disney Company’s Portfolio of Brands Receives 116 Emmy® Nominations

By |2019-07-19T16:03:17-07:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Fox, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

(July 17, 2019) Yesterday, nominations for the 2019 Primetime Emmy® Awards were announced from the Television Academy’s Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center in North Hollywood. Walt Disney Television received 95 nominations, with FX [...]

Walt Disney Television Announces New Programs to Attract and Develop Talent from Underrepresented Backgrounds

By |2019-07-01T17:31:32-07:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , |

Walt Disney Television has announced two new initiatives designed to create opportunities for individuals from underrepresented backgrounds: the Executive Incubator Program, which is intended to create a pipeline of next-generation network executives, and the Walt [...]

“Disney Launchpad: Shorts Incubator” Launches Program to Invite Diverse Directors to Create for the Walt Disney Company

By |2019-06-03T18:09:37-07:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , |

Today, The Walt Disney Company announced an exciting new program for budding directors in the United States. "Disney Launchpad: Shorts Incubator" invites creators from underrepresented backgrounds to join an all-new experience to learn and grow. [...]

The Walt Disney Company Reports Second Quarter and Six Months Earnings for Fiscal 2019

By |2019-05-14T23:26:29-07:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , |

BURBANK, Calif.–The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) today reported quarterly earnings for its second fiscal quarter ended March 30, 2019. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations for the quarter increased 81% to $3.53 [...]

Disneyland Resort Celebrates Earth Day with Green Lit Pixar Pal-A-Round

By |2019-04-23T23:07:00-07:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pixar Pal-A-Round was lit green on Monday night at the Disneyland Resort to celebrate Earth Day. The unique lighting scheme came after a challenge was issued for Disney fans to vote for their Environmentality Art [...]

Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger Receives Simon Wiesenthal Center’s Humanitarian Award

By |2019-04-18T23:28:44-07:00April 19th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

On Wednesday, April 10, Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger received the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s Humanitarian Award, the global human rights organization’s highest honor, during its 2019 Tribute Dinner in Beverly Hills, California. The prestigious [...]

Disney Team of Heroes Debuts Innovative Experiences at Texas Children’s Hospital

By |2019-04-17T18:31:32-07:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Just over 12 months since Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company, announced a bold $100 million commitment to support children’s hospitals around the world, leaders from Disney and Texas Children’s Hospital [...]