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Faron Kelley

Tulane's Devon Walker receives Disney Spirit Award

“Devon’s positive outlook and determination to remain an integral figure within the Tulane football program embodies the true essence of the Disney Spirit Award,’’ said Faron Kelley, director of sports marketing for Disney Sports. “We salute his courage, resilience and perseverance, and ...

Nate Boyer to receive 2012 Disney Spirit Award at Disney World

“A humanitarian, a volunteer, a soldier and a teammate; Nate Boyer exemplifies the spirit of helping others,” said Faron Kelley, Disney Sports Executive and the individual who will present Boyer with the award. “Additionally, his will and determination have pushed him to be an ...

Tulane's Devon Walker ready to receive Disney Spirit award Thursday

“Devon’s positive outlook and determination to remain an integral figure within the Tulane football program embodies the true essence of the Disney Spirit Award,’’ Faron Kelley, director of sports marketing for Disney Sports, said in release issued when the award was announced. “We ...

Walt Disney World marathon runners feeling 'Dopey'

"We are the largest endurance weekend in the United States right now," said Disney Sports Marketing Director, Faron Kelley. "There's nothing bigger. And we think we might be the biggest event that happens in Central Florida. " Just curious -- how do you reward yourself for crossing the ...

Sold Out Disney Half Offering 400 New Slots

“We have made many meaningful memories with Disney throughout our 26-year relationship and look forward to continuing that legacy with this new opportunity.” Faron Kelley, the Director of Sports Marketing at Walt Disney World Resort, affirmed the relationship between Disney and the ...

Disney opens re-branded ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex ...

Faron Kelley, Disney's director of sports marketing, says 85 percent of those people would not have vacationed in Central Florida otherwise. That's a lot of add-on Disney park hoppers and hotel rooms. The ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex was already home to a baseball stadium (where the ...

Disney marathon

According to Faron Kelley, director of Marketing for Disney Sports, Costa’s crossing wraps up a big weekend for Disney. "This weekend is the best I've seen with my time at Disney. I think these runners are more excited than ever. Angela Brito crossed first for the ladies in a time of ...

Runners from around the world compete in Disney's half marathon

“With all of our races across our 5K, 10K, kids races, half and full, we’ve become the largest endurance weekend in the United States,” said Faron Kelley, director of marketing for Disney Sports. Mike Morgan ran across the finish line first in a time of 1hr 9mins; the first female ...

Disney Marathon brings in record number of runners; boosts economy

Faron Kelley, of runDisney, says nearly 70,000 runners are participating in the 5K, 10K, half marathon and marathon this weekend. There are another 50,000 spectators expected. Disney officials say they can't estimate how much of an economic impact this year's event will create, but they ...

D23 Expo 2013: runDisney to host 2.3 mile fun run at Disney fan event

“runDisney is committed to helping people live a healthy and active lifestyle by providing races of various distances so the entire family can participate,” said Faron Kelley, director of Marketing for Disney Sports in a media statement. “It’s exciting to be part of the D23 Expo and to ...

Disney race closes roads, brings in millions

“It’s a great way to drive tourism and market in what would normally be a gap time,” said Faron Kelley, director of marketing for runDisney, which operates Disney park races. The events are filled up. Half-marathon registration was closed about four months after it opened in April, Kelley said...

runDisney reveals 20th anniversary Walt Disney World Marathon medal

“For 20 years runDisney medals have set the standard in the running industry,” said Faron Kelley, Director of Marketing and Communication for Disney Sports. “This medal builds on that rich tradition and is an extraordinary keepsake that celebrates the 20 years of marathon experiences for ...

Walt Disney World Resort and Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Team Up to Present the Disney Prin...

“We’ve enjoyed a long-standing relationship with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals,’’ said Faron Kelley, director of sports marketing at Walt Disney World Resort. “We are eager to work closely with them again through our Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend in ways that support the ...

Margaritas, Miles & the Mouse: runDisney Marathon Weekend ...

She interviewed Faron Kelley (man, I think Heather has the best blog ever! Please check her out and follow her on Twitter as well! ) about the 2014 Marathon Weekend Changes. I just got off the phone with Faron Kelley, director of marketing and communications for Disney sports to ...

ESPN Wide World of Sports: Almost too Much to Take In

Here, then, is a brief overview of what I learned today: The over-riding theme of what Disney Sports furnishes at the complex was summed up by director of marketing Faron Kelley. “This is about play,” he said. “At the end of the day, they are still kids, and we want to make sure they ...

Notre Dame's Te'o wins Maxwell Award

Photo: John Raoux / AP Texas A&M's Luke Joeckel displays the Outland Trophy Award after... Faron Kelley, left, director of marketing for Disney Sports, presents the Disney Sports Spirit Award to Texas long snapper Nate Boyer, right, at the Home Depot College Football Awards in Lake Buena ...

Welcome to MikeandTheMouse: Disney Fairies-themed 10K added ...

“We’re excited to add the popular 10K distance to Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend,” said Faron Kelley, director of marketing, Disney Sports. “Tinker Bell 10K expands an already exciting series of events, and adds more opportunities for our passionate runners on the west coast...

runDisney D2.3 Fun Run to Kick Off Disney's D23 Expo (Disney ...

“runDisney is committed to helping people live a healthy and active lifestyle by providing races of various distances so the entire family can participate,” said Faron Kelley, director of Marketing for Disney Sports. “It’s exciting to be part of the D23 Expo and to provide a memorable ...

2013 Disney's Princess Half Marathon Meet Up Event

Bob Hitchcock introduced Faron Kelley, the Director of Marketing and Communications for Disney Sports. He talked about the amazing growth and exciting future of runDisney. One of the things that I truly appreciate is that runDisney is not just about the races but also about the ...

:DISTherapy: Is the Disneyland Paris Dream a runDisney Reality?!

At the weekend's Meet Up, Eat Up event, Director of Marketing for Disney Sports Attractions, Faron Kelley, announced that runDisney would be expanding globally in the near future. It's no wonder that for 18 months, I've had visions of Le Chateau de la Belle au Bois Dormant and the ...

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