TITLE

Roy Disney ankles board and asks Eisner to step down

AUTHOR(S)
DiOrio, Carl
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/1/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Roy Disney has resigned as vice chairman of Walt Disney Co. and called on Michael Eisner to step down as chairman-chief executive officer. Attribution of Disney's resignation to a decision by the Disney board's governance and nominating committee to enforce guidelines calling for directors to retire at age 72; Disney's criticism of Eisner's management style.
ACCESSION #
11597943

 

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