Former creative leader of Disney theme parks death
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The right hand of Walt Disney, Martin ‘Marty Sklar, Thursday, at the age of 83 died.
Reports that the Los Angeles Times. Sklar was the main designer of the Disney theme parks, and the first to use the title “imagineer” was as a creative leader.
Sklar was seen as a living link to Walt Disney, whose advisor he was. According to the boss of The Walt Disney Company, Robert Iger, was “all on Marty legendary – what he has achieved, his energy and his career”. “No one is gepassioneerder about Disney than he is.”
Sklar was born in New Brunswick in New Jersey and also studied when the Walt Disney Company to him in 1955 binnenhaalde. Eventually he remained there 54 years of work. He died at his home in the Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles.