In this online exclusive, Hispanic Lifestyle talked with Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company about his thoughts on the organization’s diversity philosophy.
BIO From the The Walt Disney Company website
Robert A. Iger is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company. As Chairman and CEO, Mr. Iger is the steward of the world’s largest media company and some of the most respected and beloved brands around the globe. His strategic vision for The Walt Disney Company focuses on three fundamental aspects: generating the best creative content possible; fostering innovation and utilizing the latest technology; and expanding into new markets around the world. Mr. Iger has built on Disney’s rich history of unforgettable storytelling, with the acquisition of Pixar (2006) and Marvel (2009), two of the entertainment industry’s greatest storytellers. Always one to embrace new technology, Mr. Iger has made Disney an industry leader at the forefront of offering its creative content across new and multiple platforms.
Prior to his current role Mr. Iger served as President and Chief Executive Officer from October, 2005 and President and Chief Operating Officer from 2000-2005.