Tag Archives: The Metaverse

Chapek Avoids the ‘M Word’ in Disney’s Plans

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The Walt Disney Company is typically known for being innovative, but the current Walt Disney Company CEO, Bob Chapek, is apparently trying to avoid acknowledging one element of the company’s futuristic plans — particularly something called the metaverse. In a recent interview with Deadline, CEO Bob Chapek said the following: “We call it next-gen storytelling. We tend not to use the ...

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Disney Decides Who Will Oversee Its Metaverse Development

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The Walt Disney Company has chosen an executive to oversee its Metaverse plans. According to Reuters, Mike White, an executive in the Media and Entertainment Distribution group, has been named to the new role of senior vice president of Next Generation Storytelling and Consumer Experiences, where he will help define how consumers experience Disney’s coming metaverse. He will work alongside ...

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