Media Watch: Disney Layoffs Hit Nat Geo Your Shot Website

By David Schonauer   Wednesday September 11, 2019

Disney will lay off 70 to 80 employees of the National Geographic unit it acquired from the former 21st Century Fox, reportsVariety. Disney has elected to take some operations of National Geographic – including its live-event, travel and publishing operations – and move them to parts of the company that already handle those businesses. Among the casualties, notes PetaPixel, is Nat Geo’s Your Shot website and community, which will be discontinued on October 31. All engagement, assignments, and promotion of photos will shift to the Your Shot Instagram account.

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