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

SectorCommunication Services
IndustryEntertainment
Full Time Employees223,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert A. IgerChairman & CEO25.89MN/A1951
Ms. Christine Mary McCarthySr. EVP & CFO8.39MN/A1955
Mr. Alan N. BravermanSr. EVP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.8.08M9.68M1948
Ms. Zenia B. MuchaSr. EVP & Chief Communications Officer3.83M5.88M1957
Ms. Mary Jayne ParkerSr. EVP & Chief HR Officer3.81M751.84k1961
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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 domestic cable networks under the Disney, ESPN, Freeform, FX, and National Geographic brands; and television broadcast network under the ABC brand, as well as eight owned domestic television stations. This segment is also involved in the television production and distribution; and operation of National Geographic magazines. Its Parks, Experiences and Products segment operates theme parks and resorts, such as Walt Disney World Resort in Florida; Disneyland Resort in California; Disneyland Paris; Hong Kong Disneyland Resort; and Shanghai Disney Resort; Disney Cruise Line, Disney Vacation Club, National Geographic Expeditions, and Adventures by Disney; and Aulani, a Disney resort and spa in Hawaii, 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 distributes motion pictures under the Walt Disney Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, Fox Searchlight Pictures, and Blue Sky Studios banners; develops, produces, and licenses live entertainment events; produces and distributes music; and provides post-production services, including visual and audio effects. Its Direct-To-Consumer & International segment operates international television networks and channels comprising Disney, ESPN, Fox, National Geographic, Star, and Other India Channels; direct-to-consumer streaming services consisting of Disney +, ESPN+, Hotstar, and Hulu; and operates branded apps and Websites, such as Disney Movie Club and Disney Digital Network, as well as provides streaming technology support services. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Corporate Governance

The Walt Disney Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; 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.