Office Depot Becomes the Official Sponsor for Disney Institute and National Geographic Live Events

Cappy Surette

by , Manager, Communications at Disney Experiences and co-chair of the Veteran Employee Resource Group known as “Disney SALUTE”

Office Depot is now the official sponsor for Disney Institute Online Courses and National Geographic Live events on stages across North America in 2022. This iconic brand is well known as a leading provider of business services, products and digital workplace technology solutions and as part of their sponsorship of Disney Institute they will support professionals in learning time-tested insights and best practices of Disney parks and resorts.

Through the Disney Institute online-learning platform, individuals and organizations can experience high-quality online live and on-demand courses from the comfort of their home or office, and learn directly from Disney leaders to enhance their skills in the areas of leadership excellence, quality service and employee engagement. Those who enroll in a Disney Institute online course will receive a special link to purchase supplies from Office Depot that will enhance both their educational and work experience. And for a limited time, registered participants who order supplies from Office Depot’s dedicated site will be eligible to receive a fun Disney art print as a complimentary gift with their purchase.

Celebrated National Geographic underwater photographer Brian Skerry is one of the many National Geographic Live speakers.
Celebrated National Geographic underwater photographer Brian Skerry is one of the many National Geographic Live speakers.

We are thrilled that National Geographic Live is now a part of the Disney Parks, Experiences and Products team. As the presenting sponsor of the National Geographic Live 2022 North American Tour, Office Depot will help us reach individuals in local communities to further their knowledge of science, adventure and exploration of the natural wonders of our world. This compelling speaker series features 215 live events and 35 different speakers appearing in over 50 cities in the U.S. and Canada. It offers an incredible line-up of National Geographic Explorers, photographers, scientists, filmmakers, and adventurers—all sharing their powerful stories of exploration and adventure live on stage. These moving presentations bring together immersive storytelling, iconic National Geographic imagery and captivating video footage.

“We are happy to join forces with Office Depot, as our Disney Institute and National Geographic Live brands are equally passionate about creating transformational and impactful experiences across our shared communities,” said George A. Kalogridis, president, segment development and enrichment for Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. “We look forward to the enhancements this collaboration will bring to our unique guest experiences.”