Tom Staggs, Former COO and CFO, Disney; Forest Road Board Member

Founder & Co-CEO, Candle Media

Tom is the Founder and Co-CEO of Candle, a next-generation media company. Previously, he served as executive vice president and CFO of Disney. As CFO, Tom was instrumental in purchasing Pixar for $7.4 billion in 2006 as well as acquiring Marvel Entertainment for $4 billion in 2009. Tom went on to become COO in 2015. He is also a board member of Spotify.

FRC Board Member

Forest Road Team

Ariana Assaf
Harlan Cherniak
Jaclyn Fershtman
Tom Higbie
Allie Jackson
Michelle Jang
Alex Jaros
Eli Nobler
Jacob Okolo
Emily Reed
Jeremy Richards
Dan Rittenhouse
Ethan Rosenbaum
Idan Shani
Chris Solarz
Tyler Staggs
Jeremy Tarica
Zachary Tarica
Alfston Thomas
Rachel Wong

Forest Road Board

Jeff Assaf
Keith L. Horn
Kevin Mayer
Idan Shani
Tom Staggs
Zachary Tarica


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