LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Andy Mooney, the head of The Walt Disney
Co.'s consumer products division for nearly 12 years, is stepping
In an email to staff on Tuesday, Mooney said that the time was
right to take his experience and enter a "leadership role with
Disney did not immediately say where Mooney would work next.
Disney CEO Bob Iger said in a statement that Mooney's legacy
included creating new franchises such as the Disney Princess line
of characters and products.
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