Ayo Davis has been named president of Disney Branded Television today by Peter Rice, Chairman Disney General Entertainment (DGE), to whom she will report. Davis takes on the creative and operational leadership of the content group at a time it is expanding its development and production of Disney branded programming for the company’s streaming service Disney+ and linear networks. (Image: Disney Enterprises, Inc./Craig Sjodin)
Marsh will launch his own production company, backed by Disney General Entertainment. His multiyear production deal will see him develop content for Disney’s streaming and linear platforms. (Image courtesy Disney Enterprises, Inc./Richard Harbaugh)
Carolina Lightcap, president of Disney Channels Worldwide, has quit her job effective immediately, and Gary Marsh, who was chief creative officer and the president of entertainment, has succeeded her.