by Nicole Laporte
Paul Shurgot, a key member of Disney's financial team for more than 11 years, has been promoted to senior VP-chief financial officer of the Walt Disney Studios.
Shurgot will oversee all finance, accounting and information technology for the studio, including for Walt Disney Pictures, Touchstone Pictures, Walt Disney Animation, Pixar Animation, Miramax Films, Buena Vista Worldwide Marketing and Distribution, Buena Vista Worldwide Home Entertainment, Disney Theatrical Prods. and the Buena Vista Music Group.
He will continue to report to Alan Bergman, prexy of the Walt Disney Studios.