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12122905_10153615163129437_4090138544370436492_nChris DiPaula, producer, editor, and co-creator: Chris DiPaula has been an avid theme park and amusement park goer since childhood and a die hard Disney fan for as long as he can remember.  Chris also runs a personal Walt Disney World, theme park, and entertainment website and Facebook page, DiPaula on Disney. He is currently an active concierge Cast Member at Walt Disney World Resort and has worked for The Walt Disney Company since 2011. He has previously worked for Busch Gardens Tampa and SeaWorld Orlando in the entertainment technician field as well.

11694746_10153426843879437_6086629347141613021_nZack Jackson, co-creator:  When Zak asked John Stamos a very important question to define his family, Stamos replied, “Party of six.” While he has worked attractions at Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts for the lesser part of three years, you can also find Zak teaching at Disney University or at EPCOT with the Youth Education Series. With his comics and a love for Uncle Walt, Zak’s pursuit of Disney history will hopefully land him in Burbank with the Walt Disney Archives some day.

17467902_10155103316689437_1494134853_nBryan Wojtanik, co-creator: Bryan Wojtanik resides in Buffalo, New York where he is an active writer on Gotham Sports Network.  He also hosts multiple podcasts of his own.  Bryan’s passions include sports, such as hockey, the Disney parks, comics books, and movies.

20227185_10156405627748502_1533692791_nRachel Cohen: Rachel has been an giant Disney fan her entire life.  Living on the west coast, she grew up going to the Disneyland Resort.  Having also worked at the Walt Disney World Resort, Rachel has a plethora of knowledge from both coasts.  She is also passionate about comics and movies, making her an excellent addition to our team!

IMG_2708Erin Gallagher:  Erin’s love for books, brunch, and brews is only rivaled by her love of Magic Kingdom and EPCOT’s World Showcase. Having lived in downtown Orlando for two years, Erin enjoys visiting Walt Disney World and Universal Studios Orlando, as well as the food and alcohol Orlando has to offer.


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