Tag Archives: CEO Bob Iger

What Fans Want to See in the Next Disney CEO

With Bob Iger agreeing to stay on as Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company for a few more years, Disney has bought itself some time to find a new executive, but the search for an heir apparent has been unsuccessful thus far, as evidenced by Iger having lengthened his time on multiple occasions […]

Disney’s 1st Quarter Report Shows an Increase in Revenue, but Falls Short of Estimates

The Walt Disney Company released their earnings report for the first quarter of their fiscal year on Tuesday afternoon. In the report Disney CEO Bob Iger stated, “The strategic investments we’ve made have driven meaningful growth over the long term, and we remain confident in our ability to continue to deliver significant shareholder value. We’re excited […]

Disney CEO Bob Iger Cautions Shareholders That Profits Will Be Similar to Last Year

Disney shares dropped 4 percent after CEO Bob Iger warned shareholders that profit this year will be similar to last year. Iger said, “You have to look at the year being roughly in line…with what we delivered in fiscal (20)16.” According to CNBC, in 2016 Disney reported earnings per share at $5.72, and Thomson Reuter […]

Disney CEO Bob Iger Awarded for His Service to Veterans

On Thursday evening, the Navy SEAL Foundation awarded Disney CEO Bob Iger with the Patriot Award. Iger started Disney’s initiative, titled Heroes Work Here, to hire and train veterans. The program has reportedly hired 8,000 veterans through Disney and has helped 15,000 other veterans find work elsewhere. Iger said, “My father served in the Navy […]