DIS - The Walt Disney Company

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The Walt Disney Company

500 South Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521
United States
818-560-1000
http://www.thewaltdisneycompany.com

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryMedia - Diversified
Full Time Employees201,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert A. IgerChairman & CEO19M34.56M1951
Ms. Christine Mary McCarthySr. EVP & CFON/AN/A1955
Mr. Alan N. BravermanSr. EVP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.5.26M3.94M1948
Ms. Mary Jayne ParkerSr. EVP & Chief HR Officer2.5MN/A1961
Mr. Kevin A. MayerChairman of Direct-to-Consumer & International Bus. Segment4.85MN/A1962
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company's Media Networks segment operates cable programming businesses under the ESPN, Disney, and Freeform brands; broadcast businesses, including ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; and radio businesses. It also produces original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and television markets; and subscription video-on-demand services and in home entertainment formats, as well as operates ESPN+, a direct-to-consumer streaming service providing multi-sports content. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disneyland Paris, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Hong Kong Disneyland Resort and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company's Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes mobile games, books, magazines, and comic books; distributes branded merchandise directly through retail, online, and wholesale businesses; offers Website management and design; and develops and distributes online video content. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Corporate Governance

The Walt Disney Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2018 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.