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Paul Candland Named President, The Walt Disney Company, Asia; Stanley Cheung Promoted to Chairman, TWDC Greater China

Jul 28, 2014 - Business Wire
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Underscoring the growing importance of Asia to The Walt Disney Company's global growth strategy, Paul Candland has been named to the newly created position of president, The Walt Disney Company, Asia, with oversight of Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia, and Greater China. Mr. Candland, a 16-year Disney veteran and president of Walt Disney Japan, will be responsible for driving the company's strategy and coordinating all of its business efforts in Asia. He will report directly to Andy Bird, chairman W...