Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
The Department of Economics presents the 2019 Herbert C. Kay Conference with keynote speaker Cathleen Taff, Walt Disney Studios President of Theatrical Distribution, Franchise Management, ad Business & Audience Insights
Cathleen Taff is a 25-year Disney veteran. She oversees worldwide theatrical release strategy for The Walt Disney Studios’ robust slate of motion pictures from Disney, Pixar, Disneynature, Marvel Studios, Lucasfilm, Twentieth Century Fox, and Blue Sky Studios. She also leads the franchise management and consumer insights teams and oversees the Studios’ multicultural audience engagement and diversity and inclusion initiatives. Taff will be on campus to discuss her career path.