Tag Archives: CEO Bob Chapek

Disney Heiress Challenges the Wealthy One-Percent

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Abigail Disney, the granddaughter of Walt Disney Company co-founder Roy O. Disney, was born into a family with money. The Disney heiress (who is worth at least $125 million) has used her position as a wealthy one-percenter to not only work as a philanthropist, activist, and documentary filmmaker, but also to openly call out others with money (including the Walt ...

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CEO Chapek Says Disney Has ‘Bullish’ Stance on Increasing Disney+ Prices

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Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Chapek answered a question from Goldman Sach’s Brett Feldman about Disney+ costs during the Walt Disney Company’s call about its second-quarter financial results, and implied that Disney+ pricing will most likely expand in the future. “How do you think about the right cadence for revisiting pricing on Disney+ really when you can take [the] price ...

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Chapek Mixes Up Disneyland and Disney World During Speech

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The Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Chapek has received a lot of negative attention lately due to his approach regarding a recent Florida bill and many of the decisions he’s been involved with as Disney’s CEO. Now, Bob Chapek has upset Disney fans once again during a commencement speech at the Indiana University, his alma mater. During his commencement speech, ...

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Chapek Calls ‘Encanto’ a “Franchise”

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In the recent Disney Company stockholders’ meeting, Disney CEO Bob Chapek referred to the popular and award-winning Walt Disney Animation Studios film Encanto as a “franchise” — and, knowing Disney’s penchant for expanding box office successes into franchises, Disney fans have most definitely noticed. Hmm. Bob Chapek said "franchise" when mentioning #Encanto. — Ashley Carter (@AshleyLCarter1) March 9, 2022 In ...

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Bob Chapek Highlights Happy Disney Employees

Although Disney fans and Disney Guests have expressed a lot of differing opinions about the current state of the Walt Disney Company (with some people actively trying to oust the current CEO), there are apparently still a lot of happy campers within Disney itself despite the negative opinions from external perspectives. In the first quarter 2022 Earnings Call that took ...

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Disney Shareholders Organize a Vote Against CEO Bob Chapek

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Many Disney fans already know that the CEO who has taken up Disney leadership after CEO Bob Iger left, CEO Bob Chapek, has been getting a lot of negative feedback from Disney Guests. Now, many people have actually become Disney stockholders specifically as part of a planned vote against the reelection of CEO Bob Chapek at the Disney shareholders’ meeting ...

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