Driving Innovation Across the Enterprise

Our Supplier Diversity strategy focuses on promoting a diverse supplier base that enhances our supply chain. We create value offerings of brand loyalty, innovation and increased exposure to sustain relationships that influence economic impact in our communities.

Our Commitment to Supplier Diversity

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Supplier Diversity is good business in every sense of the term.  Inclusive sourcing not only supports Disney’s commitment to economic inclusion, a diverse supplier base helps lower costs, mitigate sourcing risks and supply chain interruptions; ultimately contributing substantially to our company’s long-term growth and success."

Ralph Sagaille

Strategic Sourcing and Enterprise Supplier Diversity, The Walt Disney Company

Diverse Supplier Success Stories

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Disneyland Resort Community Impact

Cooperation between local businesses and Disneyland Resort make a difference in Southern California and is a key part of the resort’s impact.

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Walt Disney World Resort Community Impact

Local business owners working with Disney have an incredible impact on the Central Florida community

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BriteWorks, Inc.

Anita, CEO of Briteworks, Inc., shares her 25-year success story and the impact of working with Disney. 

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Provisions C&D, Inc

The founder of Provisions Construction & Development, Inc. is an Orlando native and shares how working with Disney enables his company to have an impact on the community.

What does Supplier Diversity mean for Disney?

  • To be considered among our diverse suppliers, businesses must have:
    • 51% or more ownership (women-, minority-, LGBTQIA+-, veteran-/veteran spouse-, and disabled- owned business enterprises)
  • Disney accepts certifications from the following organizations:
    • WBENC, NMSDC, Veteran Small Business Certification, Military Spouse Chamber of Commerce, NGLCC, and DisabilityIN.