October 27, 1999
Burbank, CA -- Walt Disney Imagineering head Kenneth Wong will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities according to a Disney spokesperson.
According to the spokesperson, Wong is leaving after eight years with the company. Disney officials said that they are looking for someone to fill his position. In the meantime Paul Pressler, president of Disney's theme park and resorts group will oversee Imagineering.
The Imagineering unit is responsible for the design of the Disney resorts, theme parks, Disney Stores, DisneyQuest and other real estate developments.