Steve Burke is cool and he (not Thomas Staggs)
should take over Disney
after Iger resigns in March of 2015
Stephen B. "Steve" Burke (born August 14, 1958) is Executive Vice President of Comcast and CEO / President of NBC Universal. Burke is a director at JP Morgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway.
Since he joined Comcast as President of Comcast Cable in 1998, Comcast has become the largest cable company, largest residential internet service provider, third largest phone company in America and launched a wireless business. Burke led Comcast to leadership in multi-platform video entertainment distribution, including the Company's industry changing video on demand platform and online video offerings. He has been praised for leading the highly successful integration of AT&T Broadband with Comcast.
Prior to Comcast, Burke served with The Walt Disney Companyas President of ABC Broadcasting. He joined in January 1986, where he helped to develop and found The Disney Stores. In 1992, he moved to Euro Disney S.A., where, as President and Chief Operating Officer, he helped to lead a comprehensive restructuring effort. [End of excerpt]