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  Privacy Policy for Walt Disney Internet Group
The Walt Disney Family of Companies may also share your personal information with companies that offer products and/or services that are co-branded using brand names of The Walt Disney Family of Companies.
When The Walt Disney Family of Companies shares personal information with third parties acting as licensees and co-branding participants, these licensees and co-branding participants are restricted by contract from using the personal information for any marketing or promotional purpose that is not related to a licensed or co-branded product or service.
Finally, The Walt Disney Family of Companies may take your personally identifiable information and make it non-personally identifiable, either by combining it with information about other individuals (aggregating your information with information about other individuals), or by removing characteristics (such as your name) that make the information personally identifiable to you (de-personalizing your information).
disney.go.com /corporate/privacy/pp_wdig.html   (4571 words)

  
  The Disney Gallery, un site de Sébastien Barthe > Walt Disney Memorial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Walt told his family that they shouldn't be concerned, that he'd have the cancer removed and quickly recover.
Walt Disney spent his entire life, and almost every waking hour, in the creative planning of motion pictures, Disneyland, television shows, and all other diversified activities that have carried his name through the years.
Walt's ways were always unique, and he built a large organization, a team of creative people that he was justifiably proud of.
www.waltdisneygallery.net /memorial/memorial.htm   (781 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Walt Disney Company (most commonly known as Disney) (NYSE: DIS) is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world.
Roy E. Disney will act as second in command till a vice president of operations or COO is appointed but will always hold a seat on the board and senior management position with the title Emeritus Director and act as a consultant to the Walt Disney Company.
Disney is one among several American companies lobbying for harsher enforcement of intellectual property around the world and continued copyright term extensions, posing a perceived threat to the existence of the public domain; see Mickey Mouse Protection Act.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Walt_Disney_Company   (2777 words)

  
 Walt Disney Biography
Walt was one of five children, four boys and a girl.
Walt's brother, Roy O. Disney, was already in California, with an immense amount of sympathy and encouragement, and $250.
Walt Disney held the patent for Technicolor for two years, allowing him to make the only color cartoons.
www.justdisney.com /WaltDisney100/biography01.html   (1626 words)

  
 HISTORY OF THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY
Walt Disney made his Alice Comedies for four years, but in 1927, he decided to move instead to an all-cartoon series.
Walt said that Disneyland would never be completed as long as there was imagination left in the wqworld, and that staement remains true today.
Walt Disney World opened the All-Star Resorts, Wilderness Lodge, the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, and Blizzard Beach, and redesigned Tomorrowland in the Magic Kingdom, and at Disneyland, the opening of the Indiana Jones Adventure increased the number of visitors.
www.angelfire.com /ny/milily98/hist.html   (2623 words)

  
 Walt Disney
Disney has recently established a business association with the American Broadcasting Company-Paramount Theaters Inc. for the production of a series of television shows, which for the most part are scheduled to be filmed at Disneyland, a multimillion-dollar amusement park being established under Mr.
Disney's position as the foremost producer of cartoon films in the motion picture industry and his prominence and wide acquaintanceship in film production matters, it is believed that he can be of valuable assistance to this office and therefore it is my recommendation that he be approved as a Special Agent in Charge (SAC) contact.
Edgar Hoover issues a memo to Walt Disney, telling him: "I am indeed pleased that we can be of service to you in affording you a means of absolute identity throughout your lifetime." The meaning of the phrase "absolute identity" has yet to be deduced.
www.rotten.com /library/bio/business/walt-disney   (3316 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company Italia: Tutte le informazioni su The Walt Disney Company Italia su Encyclopedia.it
The Walt Disney Company Italia: Tutte le informazioni su The Walt Disney Company Italia su Encyclopedia.it
In ambito fumettistico, la Disney Italia è sicuramente la divisione più produttiva del mondo all'interno della propria corporation.
Forte di una attività che copre l'intera seconda metà del Novecento, annovera alcune tra le migliori iniziative editoriali nel mondo:
www.encyclopedia.it /t/th/the_walt_disney_company_italia.html   (98 words)

  
 Walt Disney Company - Muppet Wiki - a Wikia wiki
Walt Disney Company - Muppet Wiki - a Wikia wiki
The Walt Disney Company acquired the Muppets and Bear in the Big Blue House franchises in 2004, forming The Muppets Holding Company, LLC.
Jim Henson again had a desire to sell the company to Disney in 1989, and this time Michael Eisner was more willing to buy the company without getting the rights to the Sesame Street cast.
muppet.wikia.com /wiki/The_Walt_Disney_Company   (742 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company help - Wiki at Help.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world.
Disney's corporate headquarters and primary production facilities are located in California at the Walt Disney Studios (Burbank).
The company is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
help.com /wiki/Disney   (204 words)

  
 Chronology of the Walt Disney Company
Walt Disney leaves Kansas City, heading to Los Angeles, to be with brother Roy.
Walt Disney writes to Virginia Davis' mother in Kansas City, offering a one year contract for Virginia to star in the new Alice Comedies.
Walt Disney rents a vacant lot at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Rodney Drive for US$10/month for live-action filming of children for the Alice Comedies.
www.islandnet.com /~kpolsson/disnehis   (1244 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company - Corporate Information
Walt Disney World Resort Donates $12.5 Million to Dr. P.
From a new parade spectacular with dozens of Disney characters to exciting new attractions and an enchanting makeover of Sleeping Beauty Castle, Disneyland Resort Paris celebrates its 15th anniversary with a yearlong celebration.
Releases begin with The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe in spring 2008.
corporate.disney.go.com   (370 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company
Disney also owns other television powerhouses such as ESPN, The Disney Channel and A&E. ESPN is the world's most popular sports channel, while The Disney Channel and A&E are leaders in family entertainment.
Disney's most significant weakness is the overwhelming failure of the GO network, which has recently been shut down.
CEO Michael Eisner acknowledged that, "The company still generates 80% of its $23.4 billion revenues in the U.S., which has only 5% of the world's population." This statistic is very important to Disney when one considers that other large consumer outfits, such as Coca-Cola and Gillette, earn the majority of their revenues from overseas.
www.providence.edu /polisci/students/disney/stock.htm   (879 words)

  
 Don Markstein's Toonopedia: The Walt Disney Company
Disney must accept a cut in his budget, or Mintz would assign Oswald (which the distributor legally controlled) to another studio — and he'd already secured agreements from most of Disney's key employees to man it.
Disney was the first to embrace the new technology, which he did with the third Mickey cartoon, Steamboat Willie (1928), and the effect was little short of electrifying.
Walt Disney died in 1966, but the company he'd founded (which had branched out into live-action films in the 1940s and television in the '50s) continued to grow.
www.toonopedia.com /disney.htm   (917 words)

  
 Walt Disney Company profile and media properties - American media companies at MediaOwners.com
Robert Iger is the CEO of Walt Disney Company.
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is a publicly owned company that was founded in 1923 by Walt Disney and his brother Roy Oliver Disney as the Disney Brother's Cartoon Studio.
Walt Disney Studios is one of the major Hollywood movie studios, and the company has a number of other motion picture interests.
www.mediaowners.com /company/waltdisney.html   (1036 words)

  
 Disney, Walt
Disney's vast content library will be a source of cash flow for years to come.
Disney is aggressively pursuing new means of distributing its valuable content to the world.
Disney will have to be very smart and creative to expand its business in the face of such challenges.
www.walt-st.com /disney__walt.html   (772 words)

  
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Walt Disney Company stockholders who have received their 1998 Annual Report may have noticed a photograph of Marty Sklar standing before a model of Spaceship Earth with stars and a large Mickey hand casting a spell upon the geosphere.
In celebration of the 100-year anniversary of company founder Walt Disney's birth, Walt Disney World is pulling out all the advertising stops with a $250-million campaign.
Disney's major corporate partners--McDonald's, Coca-Cola, Kellogg, American Express, and Hallmark Cards--will all contribute paid media to counter sagging attendance at the four Florida Disney parks.
www.lycos.com /info/walt-disney--walt-disney-company.html   (419 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The company was originally involved in only the production of small, animated films but has expanded into all facets of personal entertainment.
Hoover's Online has characterized "The Walt Disney Company as the #2 media conglomerate in the world, with operations in television, film, theme parks, and the Internet." The ABC television network, ESPN, Miramax Films, and an Internet portal known as the Go network are among Disney's most visible commodities.
Disney believes that customers who are not constantly standing in line are more apt to enjoy the park going experience.
www.providence.edu /polisci/students/disney/overview.htm   (464 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company - Investor Relations
The Walt Disney Company's objective is to be one of the world's leading producers and providers of entertainment and information, using its portfolio of brands to differentiate its content, services and consumer products.
The company's primary financial goals are to maximize earnings and cash flow, and to allocate capital profitability toward growth initiatives that will drive long-term shareholder value.
Bob Iger, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company, presenting at the 2007 International CES
corporate.disney.go.com /investors   (253 words)

  
 Walt Disney Pictures
All images appearing in "Photographs of Walt Disney" are an exercise of a "non-commercial" nonprofit educational purposes.
All images appearing in "Photographs of Walt Disney" are owned by the Walt Disney Company, this website does not claim rights to these images.
The owner of this website feels that the photographs included in "Photographs of Walt Disney" is a relative amount to be of Fair Copyright Use.
www.justdisney.com /walt_disney/pictures/pictures.html   (134 words)

  
 The Walt Disney Company at AllExperts
Disney Studio Entertainment, also known as the Walt Disney Studios, is headed by chairman Dick Cook and includes Disney's movie and animation studios, record labels, and Broadway-style stage shows.
Walt Disney Productions owns 34.5 percent of Disneyland, Inc. It increases its stake in 1957 to 65.5 percent, then purchases the remaining shares from ABC in 1960.
Disney makes deal with Studio Ghibli for dubbing and releasing their films in the U.S. : The anthology series is revived again; the home video division releases its first DVDs.
en.allexperts.com /e/t/th/the_walt_disney_company.htm   (2535 words)

  
 Programs - Scholarships - The Walt Disney Company Foundation Scholarship   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
A full-tuition only scholarship award that may be renewed annually for up to four years of study leading to a bachelor’s degree in either business administration or the fine arts at a college or university of the winner’s choosing.
Annual renewal is subject to the winner submitting required paperwork to the Foundation and maintaining academic standards satisfactory to the institution.
Walt Disney Scholarship, JA Worldwide™, One Education Way, Colorado Springs, CO, 80906.
www.ja.org /programs/programs_schol_dis.shtml   (258 words)

  
 NWRS - Walt Disney Corp.
Roy E. Disney, vice chairman of The Walt Disney Company, presented a $100,000 gift to establish a scholarship program to encourage graduate students in conservation and environmental education.
The Walt Disney Company is also saluting the NWRS Centennial through messages and graphics in Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park at Walt Disney World Resort.
Disney guests can locate refuges near their homes or where they travel on this big refuge map at Animal Kingdom.
www.fws.gov /refuges/centennial/waltDisney.html   (273 words)

  
 Walt Disney
Walt Disney was our bridge from fantasy to reality, challenging our perceptions of both.
Walt's optimism stemmed from his unique ability to see the whole picture.The key to his extraordinary vision was that he was as grounded in his memories of yesteryear as in his dreams of tomorrow.
As a result, Walt Disney never threw technology at us piecemeal, but instead wove his inventions into a beautiful tapestry that supported his self-appointed mission to enhance our quality of life.
www.scifistation.com /walt/walt_index.html   (1600 words)

  
 Walt Disney Studios   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Walt Disney still holds the Guinness World Record for the most Academy Awards won by any individual - walking away with 31 Oscars.
Disney's very first studio (where he made "Snow White" and such early animated shorts as "The Three Little Pigs") was located just east of downtown Los Angeles, at 2719 Hyperion Avenue (near Los Feliz Blvd).
In 1937, needing to expand, Disney used the profits from "Snow White" to buy 51 acres in Burbank (in the Valley), where he built a state-of-the-art animation studio, next to Warner Bros Studios and NBC Studios.
www.seeing-stars.com /Studios/DisneyStudios.shtml   (1531 words)

  
 The CEO's New Groove: An Open Letter to the Walt Disney Company
It can't be easy at the epicenter of one of the world's highest profile companies, and all of the recent rancor regarding the company's performance, the loss of Pixar as a business partner, and Comcast's push for a hostile takeover can't be making things any easier.
In fact, this past month Disney announced that they would be closing their historical Florida animation studios, putting hundreds of animators out of work.
"We don't worry about what they cost," Walt Disney is said to have replied to designer Alice West when she inquired about how much to spend on the costumes for the "It's A Small World" attraction.
www.thesimon.com /magazine/articles/bias/0558_the_ceo_new_groove_open_letter_walt_disney_company.html   (1130 words)

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