Walt Disney Co. veteran and Michigan State University Broad College of Business alumnus Bob Chapek has been named chairman of the company’s Parks and Resorts division. Chapek has worked at Disney 22 years, and most recently was president of Disney Consumer Products. Before joining Disney in 1993, Chapek worked in brand management at H.J. Heinz Company and in advertising at J. Walter Thompson.
He earned an MBA from the Broad College of Business and a BS in Microbiology at Indiana University.