A Quick Rundown of The Walt Disney Company’s Annual Meeting
Dow 30 Component, The Walt Disney Company (DIS), and its subsidiaries is a diversified worldwide entertainment company that operates in four business segments: Studio Entertainment, Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, and Consumer Products & Interactive Media.
The shareholders of Disney have announced that it elected nine members of its Board of Directors at the 2019 Annual Meeting that was held on March 7 at the Stifel Theatre in St. Louis, MO.
All the directors that stood for election were elected to the board. Those nine members include Susan E. Arnold, Mary T. Barra, Safra A. Catz, Francis A. deSouza, Michael Froman, Robert A. Iger, Maria Elena Lagomasino, Mark G. Parker, and Derica W. Rice.
Along with the election of the nine members, the shareholders chose to approve the advisory resolution on executive compensation and to appoint PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and the independent accountants of The Walt Disney Company for the fiscal year of 2019, which will end on September 28, 2019.
“It’s been a busy, productive, and successful year at Disney, and we’re proud of what we accomplished and optimistic about what lies ahead. Our sustained performance reflects the strength of our strategy, our willingness to make bold moves, and our commitment to creativity, innovation and excellence. Above all, our results reflect the collective talent and dedication of more than 200,000 cast members around the world.” -Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company
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