LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney Institute announced today that Peter Cho has joined the company as regional sales manager for Los Angeles. In this role, Cho will be responsible for cultivating relationships with Southern California and Arizona companies interested in developing or enhancing a corporate culture that is focused on leadership, customer service, innovation and creativity.
Cho comes to Disney Institute from Drake Beam Morin, Inc., a career transition and talent development organization, where he handled the Southern California market as a senior account executive. Prior to that position, Cho worked for Communispond, a corporate training company, as an account executive.
"Peter has specialized in performance improvement, leadership and corporate training solutions throughout his career," says Kevin Harry, managing sales director for Disney Institute. "He will be a great addition to our team."
Cho was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Washington in 1988 and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California in 2000. Cho is based in the Los Angeles area.
Disney Institute, the professional development and consulting arm of The Walt Disney Company, draws on more than 80 years of experience in a variety of industries, including hospitality, entertainment, and food and beverage. The company offers engaging seminars, workshops and presentations, as well as fully customized programming in the areas of leadership, people management, quality service, brand loyalty and innovation/creativity.
Programs are available at client locations in cities around the world, or at Disney destinations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, enabling participants to go behind the scenes and see firsthand how business theory drives operational excellence. Private, customized programs blend the unique strengths and challenges of the client with best practices from The Walt Disney Company for a targeted, effective message that can be easily and quickly adapted to individual organizations.
The Disney Institute client roster includes Fortune 500 companies as well as a wide range of small businesses, non-profits and government agencies. To learn more about Disney Institute, please visit www.disneyinstitute.com, find at www.facebook.com/disneyinstitute, follow at www.twitter.com/disneyinstitute, or call 321-939-4600.
SOURCE Disney Institute