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I was surprised to hear that last Friday Disney fired Jim Lewis, the president of Disney Vacation Club along with two other executives. This just didn’t make sense to me because it seemed that Jim was doing all the right things from a DVC member standpoint.
The Orlando Sentinel newspaper reported Disney executives in Florida unintentionally underestimated operating costs for [read more →]
Disney’s Art of Animation Resort is a Value Resort located at Walt Disney World and is scheduled to open Summer 2012 and will feature 1120 suites and 864 rooms. There will be four Disney character themed sections of the resort;
Cars - The Cars will be themed like the Cozy Cone Motel that has featured [read more →]
Global Sales Leader Claire Bilby Named to Top Disney Vacation Club Role
Disney Vacation Club is pleased to welcome seasoned Disney leader Claire Bilby as its new Senior Vice President, with responsibility for all aspects of the business.
Claire succeeds Jim Lewis, who left the company after serving as its president [read more →]
Walt Disney World offers a tremendous variety of entertainment to satisfy the taste of virtually all guests, ranging from the pop energy of High School Musical at Disney’s Hollywood Studios to the country fun of the Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Review. One of the best shows on property is the singular act of one man, Yehaa Bob. Since 1997, Bob Jackson has [read more →]
While spending a week at Disney World my wife and I decided we wanted to do a behind the scenes tour. We checked what Disney had to offer and decided on the “Keys to the Kingdom” tour in Magic Kingdom. Early one morning we went to City [read more →]