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  1. How Can Bob Iger Fix His ESPN Problem?

    5:30 am 5/18/2016

    After another tough quarter for the sports network, Wall Street thinks OTT might be a solution: "Disney is one of the few that should be able to thrive in a digital world, not be harmed by it."Read more

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  2. Disney CEO Bob Iger Explains ESPN Subscriber Losses, Says Talks Underway to Get Sports Channel in Skinny Bundles

    5:23 am 5/18/2016

    Iger said Wednesday that the reason some subscribers have ditched the sports network is because they are opting for smaller bundles of cable channels to save money.Read more

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  3. Disney Chairman Bob Iger Meets Chinese President Xi Jinping Ahead of Shanghai Theme Park Opening

    7:43 pm 5/5/2016

    The president is said to have applauded Disney's efforts to boost bilateral relations with China. Read more

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  4. Disney Shake-Up: 5 Theories on Bob Iger's Succession Debacle

    5:00 am 4/6/2016

    The company isn’t talking, but insiders and observers have ideas about why Thomas Staggs abruptly stepped down as COO.Read more

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  5. Why Sheryl Sandberg May Be the Answer to Disney's CEO Search

    3:03 pm 4/5/2016

    "She bridges the insider-outsider issue," says one executive search expert.Read more

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  6. Disney Analyst Says Staggs' Exit Leaves "Unusual Blemish," Uncertainty as Stock Opens Lower

    5:45 am 4/5/2016

    "This unexpected executive shuffle likely creates stress lines in the image of cool stability that has been the public veneer of Disney under current CEO Bob Iger," says one Wall Street observer.Read more

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  7. Disney Succession: Peter Chernin Won't Pursue Bob Iger's Job

    8:57 pm 4/4/2016

    The former Fox film chair is said to be uninterested in returning to the corporate world.Read more

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  8. Now That Thomas Staggs Is Out, Who Might Be Disney's Next CEO?

    4:14 pm 4/4/2016

    Disney's board will now start the process of finding a new leader all over again.Read more

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  9. Disney to Take $75 Million Hit Over 'The Finest Hours'

    2:05 pm 3/8/2016

    But despite that miss, CEO Bob Iger said return on capital spent for filmmaking rose to 20 percent in 2014, up from 10 percent, which is about the industry average, and it rose to close to 30 percent in 2015. Read more

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  10. Disney CEO Bob Iger Defends ABC News Over Accusations of Liberal Bias

    8:26 am 3/3/2016

    "I assure you, if we felt George was not presenting it fairly or were bias, he would not be on our air," Iger said of George Stephanopoulos. "It's something we take very, very seriously, and we monitor closely." Read more

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