Report: Yahoo News Boss Headed to Disney

Mark Walter will retool Disney.com for his old boss from Yahoo, Jimmy Pitaro, now co-president of the studio’s online division.

Mark Walker, the head of Yahoo! News, is headed to Disney to work for his old boss Jimmy Pitaro, All Things Digital reports.

According to sources, Walker will spearhead a revamp of Disney.com for Pitaro, now co-president of Disney's online division.

Walker's new position will involve developing new directions for Disney.com, such as adding original programming and user personalization.