The Walt Disney Co. (ticker symbol DIS) is a diversified media-and-entertainment company based in Burbank, Calif. It employs people in Central Florida at Walt Disney World, Disney Cruise Line and Disney Vacation Club, the company's time-share business. Disney World is the largest single-site employer in the country. Both the cruise line and time-share unit are headquartered in Celebration.

2011 rank: 1

2010 rank: 1

Full-time employees in 2011: 39,700

Part-time employees in 2011: 24,300

Total employees in 2011: 64,000

Total employees in 2010: 62,200

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