Walt Disney Company : A Global Leader Of High Quality Entertainment And Innovative Technology

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The Walt Disney Company is known for being a global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. For ninety years, the outstanding storytelling has enchanted, inspired and thrilled audiences everywhere. The company is best known for the products of its film studio, Walt Disney Studios, which is today one of the largest and best-known studios in American cinema, has other main divisions which include Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, Disney Media Networks, and Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media. Disney also owns and operates the ABC broadcast television network; cable television networks such as Disney Channel, ESPN, A+E Networks, and Freeform; publishing, merchandising, music, and theatre divisions; and owns and licenses 14 theme parks around the world. Mickey Mouse, an early and well-known cartoon creation of the company, is a primary symbol and mascot for Disney.
Disney was founded on October 16, 1923, by Walt Disney and Roy O. Disney as the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio, and established itself as a leader in the American animation industry before diversifying into live-action film production, television, and theme parks. The Walt Disney Company started in 1923 in the rear of a small office occupied by Holly-Vermont Realty in Los Angeles. It was there that Walt Disney, and his brother Roy, produced a series of short live-action/animated films collectively called the Alice Comedies. Within four months, the ever-growing staff moved next door to…

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