Tag Archives: Josh D’Amaro

Iger Was Not Disney’s First Pick for New CEO, They Were

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As Bob Iger gets reacquainted with his position as CEO of The Walt Disney Company, it has been revealed that the board of directors did not initially look to the former leader for a suitable replacement to the floundering Bob Chapek. According to The New York Times, the board came up with a few options both inside and outside the company. NYT reports ...

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Chapek’s CFO, Christine McCarthy, Likely Safe at Disney

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When one thinks about the “Chapek Era” of The Walt Disney Company, four key people come to mind: Now-former Disney CEO Bob Chapek, Distribution Chairman Kareem Daniel, Disney Parks Chairman Josh D’Amaro, and Disney CFO Christine McCarthy. Over the last 24 hours, two of those four key characters have already been shown the door. Last night it started with Chapek, ...

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What to do with Josh D’Amaro? Disney Fans Discuss Disney Parks Chairman

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While most of the Disney fans’ conversations have revolved around Bob Iger and Bob Chapek, the focus appears to turn to who many consider to be the third man at the top: current Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products Chairman Josh D’Amaro. Taking over the position from now-former CEO Bob Chapek, D’Amaro has overseen the Disney Parks as they experienced a ...

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‘Pretty Privilege’? Some Fans Say Josh D’Amaro Getting Off Too Easy

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Ever since Disney Parks dropped the latest round of price increases at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort, an onslaught of digital wrath has been directed toward CEO Bob Chapek. But what about the Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products, Josh D’Amaro? After all, D’Amaro is the one who is directly in charge of Disneyland and Walt Disney ...

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Fans Unhappy with ‘Zootopia’ Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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In the flurry of what Josh D’Amaro called Walt Disney Imagineering’s “Blue Sky” announcements, there is one that is stirring up some debate among Disney Fanatics, specifically regarding the proposed retheme of DinoLand, U.S.A. We at Disney Fanatic were on hand to hear the Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products share the news that the area inside Disney’s Animal ...

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Fans Underwhelmed with D23 Expo’s Disney Parks Panel

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D23 Expo just wrapped up, but the highly anticipated Disney Parks and Experiences Panel left many fans wanting more. D23 is touted as the Ultimate Disney Fan event, and for the most part, rightfully so. Disney fans were almost always on the edge of their seats at new exciting updates of upcoming movies, new tv shows, appearances from some surprise ...

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More Disney Fans Question Prices

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More and more fans are questioning whether the Disney experience they get is worth the recent price increases. Disney has been finding itself at the center of controversy after controversy as its been reopening from the pandemic. Whether it’s for the price rises, the controversial Genie+ system, or the bad behavior of Guests at the Parks, fans are simply not ...

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Disney Surprises Fans With Genie+ Update

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Even though Genie+ is one of the more controversial additions to the Disney Park experience, executives say it’s doing “phenomenally well.” Disney has been under much scrutiny in the recent past, given many of the pricing decisions and the general downward track of the Disney experience many Guests report. Many fans have criticized the current Disney CEO Bob Chapek for this ...

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