Disney CEO Bob Chapek Remains Confident in Reopening Plan for Walt Disney World

By |2020-05-27T16:01:41-07:00May 27th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Parks, Shanghai Disney Resort, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Disney CEO Bob Chapek appeared on Bloomberg TV from Magic Kingdom Park earlier today with Emily Chang and David Westin to talk about the reopening of the Walt Disney World theme parks. Emily Chang asked [...]

Guests Likely Required to Wear Masks When U.S. Disney Parks Reopen

By |2020-05-11T14:15:18-07:00May 11th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Resort, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , |

Shanghai Disney Resort has reopened with social distancing guidelines, and the requirement of Cast Members and guests wearing masks when working and/or visiting the Park. Disney CEO Bob Chapek appeared on CNBC this morning with [...]

Looking Back, Looking Forward – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-04-18T12:54:26-07:00April 18th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of the DISNEY Reporter. Each week DISNEY Reporter shares the top headlines from the Disney and geek communities. This week the coronavirus continues to impact The Walt Disney Company. This leads [...]

Disney CEO Bob Chapek Elected to Board of Directors for The Walt Disney Company

By |2020-04-15T15:38:13-07:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , |

BURBANK, Calif., April 15, 2020—The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) Board of Directors has elected Disney Chief Executive Officer Bob Chapek to the Board. “Bob Chapek has demonstrated remarkable leadership in the face of unprecedented [...]

Bob’s Back? – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 1028 (#499)

By |2020-04-15T08:52:04-07:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another episode of GEEKS CORNER! This week, the geeks talk about the return of Bob Iger as an active leader of The Walt Disney Company. They also talk about what that means for [...]

Disney Executives To Take Pay Cut During Coronavirus Pandemic

By |2020-03-30T11:29:49-07:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company announced today that Executive Chairman Robert A. Iger will forgo his entire salary, while recently named CEO Bob Chapek will take a 50 percent pay cut aa a result of the coronavirus [...]

Magic Happens – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-03-02T20:07:18-08:00February 29th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to a very big news week at the DISNEY Reporter! This week we lead off with a story that will affect the future of The Walt Disney Company as Bob Chapek became the CEO [...]

MVP Patrick Mahomes Celebrates Super Bowl LIV Win at Walt Disney World Resort

By |2020-02-04T09:23:57-08:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Super Bowl LIV MVP Patrick Mahomes joined a Super Bowl tradition on Monday and went to Walt Disney World after the Kansas City Chiefs won the big game. This year was even more special as [...]

Disney Parks Creating Magical Moment During Super Bowl LIV MVP Ceremony as Part of Iconic Disney Super Bowl Tradition

By |2020-01-31T10:49:03-08:00January 31st, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Parks, PRESS RELEASE, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Jan. 31, 2020) – This year’s Super Bowl MVP ceremony is getting some extra magic, as Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish will make a super-sized announcement following the game Sunday night. Together, Disney [...]

Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Dedicated at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

By |2019-12-06T09:15:48-08:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance was dedicated tonight at Disney's Hollywood Studios. With the help of Resistance fighters, Disney Parks, Products, and Experience Chairman Bob Chapek led a ceremony dedicating this new attraction "that [...]