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Disney gives CEO Robert Iger a two-year contract extension
Disney gives CEO Robert Iger a two-year contract extension

Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger's contract has been extended two years through June 2018, delaying the company's decision on choosing a successor but perhaps only slightly. Iger has headed Disney during a period of unprecedented growth in which it gobbled up entertainment firms, including "Star Wars" producer Lucasfilm Ltd., and launched lucrative film franchises such as "Frozen" and "The Avengers." Along the way, the entertainment giant's stock price more than tripled. This is the second time in recent years that Iger's contract has been extended by Disney's board: He agreed last year to stay on as CEO...

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