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Former Disney CEO Bob Iger has informally reasserted control during the coronavirus crisis, The New York Times reports

Bob Iger stepped down as Disney CEO in February and transitioned into a new role as executive chairman to focus on the company's "creative endeavors," with former Disney parks chairman Bob Chapek replacing him as CEO. But Iger has "effectively returned to run…

bob iger - Business Insider
7:54am PDT - April 13th, 2020

'Trolls World Tour'— the first major studio movie to break the theatrical window — tops iTunes, but doesn't signal doom for movie theaters

Universal's "Trolls World Tour" debuted on premium video-on-demand platforms on Friday and was the No. 1 movie on iTunes on Sunday. The movie is the first from a major studio to break the traditional theatrical window and premiere day-and-date on digital or s…

bob iger - Business Insider
8:55am PDT - April 12th, 2020

Disney+ Tops 50 Million Paid Subscribers Globally - The Wall Street Journal

Disney+ Tops 50 Million Paid Subscribers Globally The Wall Street Journal Disney shares jump as Disney+ subscriptions pass 50 million CNBC Best Documentaries On Disney+ | Screen Rant Screen Rant Disney+ is almost near its subscribers goal four years ahead of …

bob iger - The Wall Street Journal
12:07am PDT - April 9th, 2020

Disney May Check Visitors Temperatures When Parks Reopen

"We’re studying very carefully what China has been trying to do," says Disney exec chairman Bob Iger on security measures for Disneyland and Disney World following the coronavirus shutdown.

bob iger - IGN
2:55pm PDT - April 7th, 2020

Disney's Bob Iger gives up salary during coroanvirus

Iger isn't the only Disney employee giving up some earnings while the Disney parks remain closed.

bob iger - CBS News
12:22pm PDT - March 31st, 2020

Top Disney execs including Bob Iger and CEO Bob Chapek take pay cuts as the company risks losing billions in revenue (DIS)

Top Disney executives, including Bob Iger and CEO Bob Chapek, are taking pay cuts as the coronavirus pandemic continues to ravage the media giant's stock and impede its operations globally. Iger will forgo his full salary, the company announced on Monday in a…

bob iger - Business Insider
2:18pm PDT - March 30th, 2020

Disney's Iger to Forego Salary, Brass to Take Pay Cut During Coronavirus Crisis

Disney executives will be taking pay cuts to help pay employees during COVID-19 crisis.

bob iger - IGN
11:30am PDT - March 30th, 2020

Disney Chairman Bob Iger to forgo salary amid virus crisis: CNBC

Walt Disney Inc Executive Chairman Bob Iger will forgo his salary and newly named Chief Executive Officer Bob Chapek will take a 50% pay cut amid the coronavirus crisis, CNBC reported on Monday, citing an internal email.

bob iger - Reuters
9:57am PDT - March 30th, 2020

John Boyega Shows Off Awesome Naruto Birthday Cake

Despite spending his birthday in quarantine, Star Wars actor John Boyega is celebrating with a Naruto themed cake.

bob iger - IGN
4:24pm PDT - March 18th, 2020

Daily Crunch: Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down

Yesterday was a big day for executive moves, with Bob Iger stepping down as Disney CEO and Keith Block stepping down as Salesforce co-CEO. Meanwhile, Facebook has acquired another VR game studio and the owner of The Players’ Tribune has raised more funding. H…

bob iger - TechCrunch
10:32am PST - February 26th, 2020

Meet Bob Chapek, Disney’s new CEO and the Tim Cook to Iger’s Steve Jobs

Bob Chapek is Disney’s new CEO, but Bob Iger isn’t going anywhere. His mark will be left on the company, according to employees and a former executive, and he will work closely with executives like Kevin Mayer, Kevin Feige, and others to continue making the H…

bob iger - The Verge
7:40am PST - February 26th, 2020

5 things to know about Disney CEO Bob Chapek, Bob Iger's surprise successor - Business Insider

Chapek went on family vacations to Walt Disney World as a child, has a degree in microbiology, and spearheaded changes to products and theme parks.

bob iger - Business Insider
4:45am PST - February 26th, 2020

5 things to know about Disney CEO Bob Chapek, Bob Iger's surprise successor - Business Insider

Chapek went on family vacations to Walt Disney World as a child, has a degree in microbiology, and spearheaded changes to products and theme parks.

bob iger - Business Insider (UK)
4:45am PST - February 26th, 2020

Two iconic CEOs step down

Bob Iger and Ajay Banga are stepping down as CEOs of Disney and Mastercard respectively.

bob iger - Fortune
2:41am PST - February 26th, 2020

New Disney CEO says company will continue to follow path Bob Iger laid

New Disney CEO Bob Chapek told CNBC he will also be ready for the next wave of industry disruption. "It's inevitable that those business will be disrupted and it's recognizing at that time when we'll need to shift," Chapek said.

bob iger - CNBC
3:32pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Walt Disney's Iger steps down as CEO, parks head Chapek to take reins

Walt Disney Co's Robert Iger will step down as chief executive officer, handing the reins to Disney Parks head Bob Chapek, the company said on Tuesday, ending years of speculation on who will take over Hollywood's most powerful studio.

bob iger - Reuters
3:11pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Disney CEO Bob Iger is replaced by parks boss Bob Chapek

But Iger, who has had the top job since 2005, isn’t going away yet.

bob iger - Recode
2:28pm PST - February 25th, 2020

How former Disney CEO Bob Iger makes and spends his money: net worth, career - Business Insider

Bob Iger became the CEO of Disney in 2005. Since then, he's built up a fortune greater than that of Disney's actual heir.

bob iger - Business Insider
2:22pm PST - February 25th, 2020

How former Disney CEO Bob Iger makes and spends his money: net worth, career - Business Insider

Bob Iger became the CEO of Disney in 2005. Since then, he's built up a fortune greater than that of Disney's actual heir.

bob iger - Business Insider (UK)
2:22pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Disney boss Bob Iger steps down as chief executive

The businessman is considered the most powerful man in Hollywood.

bob iger - BBC News
2:00pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Disney CEO Bob Iger steps aside, effective immediately, after 15 years at helm

The surprise announcement names Bob Chapek, head of Walt Disney Co.'s theme parks, as Iger's successor.

bob iger - CBS News
1:52pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Bob Iger steps down as CEO of Disney

Bob Iger has stepped down as CEO of Disney, a move that sent immediate shock waves through the media industry that he helped shape in recent years.

bob iger - NBC News
1:43pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Bob Iger steps down as CEO of Disney

Bob Iger has stepped down as CEO of Disney, a move that sent immediate shockwaves through the media industry that he helped shape in recent years.

bob iger - NBC News
1:43pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Disney CEO Bob Iger immediately steps down from CEO position

The Walt Disney Company announced this afternoon that Robert Iger, the company’s long-time CEO who ushered in the company’s lush franchise and entertainment platform profits, will step down immediately as chief executive. Bob Chapek, a long-time senior exec a…

bob iger - Hacker News
1:37pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Disney CEO Bob Iger immediately steps down from CEO position

The Walt Disney Company announced this afternoon that Robert Iger, the company’s long-time CEO who ushered in the company’s lush franchise and entertainment platform profits, will step down immediately as chief executive. Bob Chapek, a long-time senior exec a…

bob iger - TechCrunch
1:37pm PST - February 25th, 2020