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Walt Disney executives staged a revolt against ousted chief Bob Chapek

Walt Disney executives staged a revolt against ousted chief Bob Chapek

Senior executives at Walt Disney have led a rebellion against Chief Executive Bob Chapek in recent weeks, resulting in his ousting and replacement by his predecessor Bob Iger, according to people familiar with the matter. The covert campaign to oust Chapek, which began this summer, came after the outgoing chief executive lost the trust of …

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Disney announces upcoming layoffs, hiring freeze to cut costs in internal memo from CEO Bob Chapek: report

Disney announces upcoming layoffs, hiring freeze to cut costs in internal memo from CEO Bob Chapek: report

Find out what clicks on FoxBusiness.com The Walt Disney Co. plans to freeze hiring and cut some jobs ahead of winter vacation after a disappointing quarter, according to a report. In the memo sent to employees, Disney CEO Bob Chapek said the company was moving forward with prioritizing cost-cutting measures, including “some staff reductions.” “I …

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Disney plans targeted hiring freeze and job cuts, says memo from CEO Bob Chapek

Disney plans targeted hiring freeze and job cuts, says memo from CEO Bob Chapek

disney plans to institute a targeted hiring freeze as well as job cuts, according to an internal memo sent to executives. “We are limiting headcount additions through a targeted hiring freeze,” CEO Bob Chapek said in a memo to division heads sent Friday and obtained by CNBC. “Hiring for the small subset of the most …

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Disney CEO Bob Chapek outlines his vision for merging streaming with theme parks, responds to 'wake-up' accusations and reflects on Florida Gauntlet lessons

Disney CEO Bob Chapek outlines his vision for merging streaming with theme parks, responds to ‘wake-up’ accusations and reflects on Florida Gauntlet lessons

Disney CEO Bob Chapek described a vision to combine the company’s powerful streaming operations with its thriving theme park business, to deliver a more “personalized and personalized” customer experience. “It’s the physical and digital aspects of your Disney lifestyle that come together,” he said during a half-hour session at The Wall Street JournalTech Live conference. …

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