Tag Archives: Cast Member

Disney Cast Members Receive Recycle Right Champion Picker Award

The Recycle Right Champion Picker Award is used by the Walt Disney Company to recognize those Cast Members who show an outstanding commitment to the parks’ and resorts’ environmental sustainability and zero waste initiatives. Today, we are wishing the utmost congratulations to the latest recipients of the Recycle Right Champion Picker Award, Cast Members Jim and Christine from the Walt ...

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Supply Shortages Impact Cast Member Costumes at Walt Disney World

Cast Member Costumes

Industry segments across the country and the world have been dealing with supply shortages since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March of last year, primarily due to labor shortages in getting certain products made and shipped. Outside of the labor shortage, and perhaps the rental car shortage if you had planned on driving a rental in the past ...

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Walt Disney World Raises Minimum Wage for Hourly Cast Members to $15

Following an agreement with the Walt Disney Company and Cast Member unions, hourly wages for Walt Disney World Cast Members has been raised to $15 as of today, October 5, 2021. The union agreement covered incremental raise increases resulting in $15/hour wage however this initial agreement is set to expire in 2022. It is believed that unions will soon be ...

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You Can Now Send Cast Member Compliments in the My Disney Experience App!

The magic that makes a Walt Disney World vacation truly special really does come from its Cast Members! Disney Cast Members work incredibly hard to create happiness every day so you can have memories that last a lifetime, and we always recommend leaving a compliment for them whenever you can so their efforts can be recognized. Now Disney has made ...

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Tokyo Disney Resort Has A New Ambassador

Disney Parks around the world have a special opportunity for their Cast Members, and the Tokyo Disney Resort has just picked the opportunity’s newest recipient! Mika Ogasawara is the new Disney Ambassador in Tokyo. “When my name was called, I thought I was dreaming. And then I became happy, and was filled with gratitude for everyone who had supported me,”  ...

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Walt Disney World Dedicates Fab 50 Character Statues to Cast Members

Cast Members are at the heart of the magic in what makes visiting the Walt Disney World Resort such a memorable place to visit for Guests from all over the world. To honor the people who help make the magic, Cast Members were honored in a ceremony with former President of the Walt Disney World Resort (and current President of ...

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