Mouse In-House: Disney Taps Iger As Its New CEO

Farrell, Mike
March 2005
Multichannel News;3/21/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p50
Reports on the appointment of Robert Iger as CEO of Walt Disney Co. Predecessor of Iger in the position; Reason behind the selection of Iger according to Disney chairman George Mitchell; Candidates for the former position of Iger.


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