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Lee Cockerell: Executive Vice President of Walt Disney World Operations, retired - MOW #115

Jambeaux, everyone!!! Harambe! Welcome to another episode of the Magic Our Way podcast. We are a New Orleans based Disney fan podcast. We appreciate your listening to our show and we hope it brings a smile to your face. We also appreciate your feedback and are committed to listening to our audience.


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Fellow MOWicans, ladies, and gentlemen, it is a HUB show today!!! In the HUB,we get a chance to talk with our updated Lee!!! That’s right, we received an email saying that it was time to upgrade our Lee and, without hesitation, Kevin went ahead and did it. So, on this show, we present Lee 2.0, Mr. Lee Cockerell: Executive Vice President of Walt Disney World Operations, retired.


If you are not familiar with Lee Cockerell, please proceed to Here are some things you might be familiar with that are related to him:

  • Disney Institute
  • EuroDisney, aka Disneyland Paris, from 1992-1993
  • Walt Disney World from 1993-2006
  • Creating Magic... 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a Life at Disney
  • He has a window on Main Street!!!

and much, much MORE!


The Magic Our Way boys interview him in the only way we know how, AS OURSELVES!!! We ask Lee the questions we want to know and talk about things that we want to talk about. Thankfully, Lee was very generous with his time. We look forward to one day meeting this man in person and sharing in a glass of wine and good conversation with him. It was a sincere pleasure to have been given the opportunity to speak with him (thank you Jody Mayberry) and we hope you enjoy the first half of our discussion with Lee Cockerell.


Want to hear more from our Lee 2.0? Stayed subscribed for part two!!!


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-Danny, Kevin, Lee, & Eli

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