Senior Vice President – Revenue Management & Analytics
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
Stephanie Young currently leads the Revenue Management & Analytics team at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, shaping the strategies that drive profitable visitation to all Walt Disney Parks and Resorts located around the world. Revenue Management & Analytics has expanded the application of decision science while building an analytics team that supports Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, ESPN, ABC and the Walt Disney Studios.
Ms. Young has been with Disney for over 22 years, and in prior positions was the was the Chief Financial Officer of the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort and Senior Vice President of Global Business Technology Strategy.
In Hong Kong, Young led finance, controllership, treasury, alliance and business development and technology. She worked directly with the Hong Kong government and financial community on a capital realignment plan that enabled a road to profitability with a significant park expansion.
Heading up the Global Business Technology Strategy division, Young strengthened alignment between business and technology stakeholders, developed strategic technology programs to align business priorities, and drove major technology and organization change that led to high availability for critical applications supporting the business.
Ms. Young holds a degree in Accounting and Finance from Baylor University and sits on the university’s Business School Advisory Board.