Your Assistance Please

We need your help to battle spammers and also to keep our community user friendly.
PLEASE BE KIND TO OTHERS - Refrain from personal attacks. Avoid politics and harsh language whenever possible. If someone is violating our simple rules, DO NOT confront them, simply report the post.
STOP SPAMMERS - Report the post. DO NOT respond to them.

2017 is a year of renewal for us, we have lots of exciting changes on the way for you, but we don't have time to deal with trolls and spammers. If you find yourself suspended and need to plead your case, you will need to do so after your suspension. We are happy to address your concerns if you made a simple mistake. However, please note that those with a history of bad behavior and pushing our rules to the limit will not be given the courtesy of a reply.

MiceChat offers a number of ways for you to communicate and get involved. We offer Facebook Groups and Pages, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest accounts. We have a front page filled with amazing content. We offer weekly meetups in the parks. Meets and events all over the world. Podcasts and videos. And we continue to maintain forums for your posting convenience. But with all those options, we can't be everywhere all the time. We need YOUR help. Please don't poke the trolls. Report posts and leave reputation. We'll do our best to keep the forums clean and active, but we can't do so without your help.

Thank you for your support folks, it's going to be a really fantastic year in the MiceChat world.
See more
See less

Disney Chef Who Created Jiko and Boma Restaurants to Accept Buyout


Ad Widget

This topic is closed.
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Disney Chef Who Created Jiko and Boma Restaurants to Accept Buyout

    Dieter Hannig, the lead chef who raised the bar for foodies at the Walt Disney World Resort is among the executives accepting buyouts as Disney reorganizes management in the parks.

    Disney World top chef takes buyout
    Jason Garcia | Sentinel Staff Writer 9:55 PM EST, February 26, 2009

    The man who has led the development of new restaurants at Walt Disney World for more than a decade is stepping down.

    Dieter Hannig, Disney World's vice president for new food-and-beverage concepts, said earlier this week that he will leave the resort at the end of March.

    "I'm sad to say goodbye," Hannig said. "But you know, we must be willing to let go of the life we had planned in order to have the life we have waiting for us."

    Hannig, 59, accepted one of the buyouts that Disney last month offered to more than 600 executives across its domestic theme-park division, as the Burbank, Calif.-based media-and-entertainment giant cuts costs amid a deepening global recession.
    Hannig has overseen the development of dozens of new restaurants at Disney World over the years. Critics credited him with elevating the resort into a top dining destination in the early 1990s, when he began encouraging executive chefs at Disney restaurants to run their eateries as if they owned them.

    The German-born chef said his fondest projects included developing the California Grill atop Disney's Contemporary Resort and creating the African-inspired Jiko and Boma in Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge.
    Source: Disney World executive: Top chef takes buyout --
    Follow me on Twitter and Facebook.

  • #2
    Re: Disney Chef Who Created Jiko and Boma Restaurants to Accept Buyout

    That's unfortunate. I wish him well in his future endeavors.
    Charlie :wave:
    MiceChat User #1037


    Ad Widget