The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Company Profile & Facts – Yahoo Finance

The Walt Disney Company

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

Sector(s): Communication Services
Industry: Entertainment
Full Time Employees: 152,000

Key Executives

Name

Title

Pay

Exercised

Year Born

Mr. Robert A. Chapek

CEO & Director

17.14M

N/A

1960

Ms. Christine Mary McCarthy

Sr. EVP & CFO

9.7M

4.55M

1955

Ms. Diane Jurgens M.B.A., BSEE, MSEE, MBA

Exec. VP of Enterprise Technology & Chief Information Officer

N/A

N/A

1962

Ms. Alexia Skouras Quadrani

Sr. VP of Investor Relations

N/A

N/A

N/A

Ms. Alicia Schwarz

Sr. VP & Chief Compliance Officer

N/A

N/A

N/A

Mr. Horacio E. Gutierrez

Sr. EVP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.

N/A

N/A

1966

Ms. Kristina Schake

Exec. VP of Global Communications

N/A

N/A

N/A

Mr. John Rood

Sr. VP of Marketing

N/A

N/A

N/A

Mr. Paul J. Richardson

Sr. EVP & Chief HR Officer

N/A

N/A

1966

Mr. Ronald L. Iden

Sr. VP & Chief Security Officer

N/A

N/A

1947

Amounts are as of

December 31, 2021

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. It operates through two segments, Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution; and Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. The company engages in the film and episodic television content production and distribution activities, as well as operates television broadcast networks under the ABC, Disney, ESPN, Freeform, FX, Fox, National Geographic, and Star brands; and studios that produces motion pictures under the Walt Disney Pictures, Twentieth Century Studios, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Searchlight Pictures banners. It also offers direct-to-consumer streaming services through Disney+, Disney+ Hotstar, ESPN+, Hulu, and Star+; sale/licensing of film and television content to third-party television and subscription video-on-demand services; theatrical, home entertainment, and music distribution services; staging and licensing of live entertainment events; and post-production services by Industrial Light & Magic and Skywalker Sound. In addition, the company 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 as well as Aulani, a Disney resort and spa in Hawaii; licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort; and provides consumer products, which include licensing of trade names, characters, visual, literary, and other IP for use on merchandise, published materials, and games. Further, it sells branded merchandise through retail, online, and wholesale businesses; and develops and publishes books, comic books, and magazines. The Walt Disney Company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Corporate Governance

The Walt Disney Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 31, 2022 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 9.

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.