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November 18, 2014

Culinary Excellence from the Chefs at Hong Kong Disneyland

By Rachel Green, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
We believe food is an important part of a Disney vacation that provides a special opportunity for families to make memories together. Our parks have continually been recognized by both guests and industry experts for the exceptional, innovative and fun dining experiences available at our resorts around the world. Recently, the team of chefs at Hong Kong Disneyland has been recognized for outstanding culinary leadership and commitment to the local community.
November 17, 2014

Disney Donates $1 Million to Hispanic Scholarship Fund to Support Young Leaders

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Higher education is important for success in the 21st century. Students will transform tomorrow and shape our collective future. That’s why Disney is proud to support these young dreamers. This past Saturday, a $1 million donation from The Walt Disney Company to the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) was announced, kicking off a three-year agreement that will create The Walt Disney Company-HSF Scholarship Program. With this generous support, Disney and HSF will provide deserving students with the opportunity of a college education.
November 14, 2014

Disney Named One of the World's Most InDemand Employers by LinkedIn

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Disney was recently announced one of North America’s Most InDemand Employers by LinkedIn, and now, it turns out that the global workforce also looks to Disney for career opportunities. After analyzing billions of interactions from its more than 300 million members, LinkedIn named The Walt Disney Company as one of the World’s Most InDemand Employers of 2014. The annual list recognizes 100 of the world’s most sought-after companies and evaluates LinkedIn member actions like viewing employee profiles, along with visiting and following companies’ LinkedIn pages. Disney landed at No. 14 this year—moving up three spots from 2013.
November 12, 2014

New 'Doc McStuffins' Shorts Inspire Families to Lead Healthier Lifestyles

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Encouraging kids to lead healthy lifestyles is an important part of the "Disney Magic of Healthy Living." Some of Disney’s most popular characters have lent their support in a variety of ways, and the latest face to join families as they try new foods and fun moves is Doc McStuffins.
November 11, 2014

Disney Selects Black List Writer, New Submission Window Announced

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios
The Walt Disney Studios has added a writer to its Feature Writers Program and launched a new search for yet another talented scribe as part of its collaboration with The Black List to find undiscovered talent and foster diverse perspectives in storytelling. More than 1,000 writers across the globe uploaded scripts to The Black List for consideration during the submission period between March and May of this year. Several of these individuals were recommended to Disney by The Black List, and ultimately Nicole Avenia’s script "The Ice Pond," which was named The Black List Featured Script for February 2014, earned her a spot in the Studios’ Feature Writers Program.