Disney Interactive Studios
2.9 of 5 86 reviews
disney.go.com Glendale, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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A guessing game

Animator (Former Employee)
Salt Lake City, UT

ProsGood people, fun projects, potential for growth.

ConsManagement is all over the place, the actual facilities are extremely lacking

Advice to Senior ManagementInspire and reward hard work more often

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Toxic, oppressive, horrific

    Vice President Creative (Current Employee)
    Glendale, CA

    I have been working at Disney Interactive Studios full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Get to see how the Disney machine operates. Learn valuable lessons about how NOT to run a… Cons: Quite literally the most toxic, hostile and unhealthy environment I've seen. During annual employee feedback the statistically overwhelming complaint is professional oppression yet it's ignored.… Advice to Senior Management: As part of the exec team I see a chance to turn this around but we must rid ourselves of the poisonous influences. It's painfully… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Aggressive Naval-gazing

    Senior Engineer (Former Employee)

    I worked at Disney Interactive Studios full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: - Disney is an incredibly inspiring company to work for - Disney-related perks and cross-company ties - Pay and benefits are very reasonable - Good, solid… Cons: - Executive leadership is incredibly unstable, and very weak to non-existent middle management exposes it to all levels. Major political turf wars trickle down… Advice to Senior Management: Stop punishing entire teams with widespread layoffs when they take informed risks. Give technology an equal seat at the table with product and finance.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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