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A day in the life of a Disneyland manager who’s worked there for over 20 years, walks 5 miles daily around the park, and has a ‘long-distance’ marriage with his wife

Disney California Adventure Park West general manager Gary Maggetti has worked at the Disneyland Resort full-time for 23 years. Before he landed a full-time role, he did a stint as a Jungle Cruise skipper in college. Maggetti shared his typical daily routine – which features a morning pick-me-up of green […]
A day in the life of a Disneyland manager who’s worked there for over 20 years, walks 5 miles daily around the park, and has a ‘long-distance’ marriage with his wife
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Disney cast members share their 11 favourite things to do in the park

Disney cast members tend to develop favourites when it comes to park rides. Business Insider reached out to 12 former cast members and asked them to pick out a favourite park attraction. Some went with old classics like the Haunted Mansion, while others praised brand-new offerings like Avatar Flight of […]
Disney cast members share their 11 favourite things to do in the park
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15 insider facts about working at Walt Disney World only cast members know

• Walt Disney World employees are all referred to as “cast members.” • This includes everyone from the costumed character performers to the ride operators to the people working in retail. • The park also reflects a show business-like environment by requiring cast members to stay “in character” while in […]
15 insider facts about working at Walt Disney World only cast members know