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Ann Mugglebee
VP, Creative Director, The Hive
Walt Disney Company

BURBANK, USA // Ann began her entertainment career in film and commercial production, prior to entering the marketing world. She began in Theatrical Advertising at Trailer Park, Inc., joining the company at its inception. Ann then joined Intralink Film Graphic Design, before launching Vibe Creative, Inc. Currently, Ann is Vice President, Creative Director of The Hive, the in-house Creative Advertising marketing agency at The Walt Disney Company. The Hive specializes in marketing the films for all the Disney brands, including Marvel, Lucasfilm, Disney Live Action, Disney+, Pixar, Disney Animation, 20 th Century Studios, and more.


Ann’s passion for story telling empowers her to excel at taking the vision of a marketing executive or filmmaker and implement their project in to a full advertising campaign and/or develop a completely new, fresh and bold way to brand a campaign and tell a story. She loves the challenge of finding new and exciting ways to bring stories to the world. To discover what it takes to get people to seek out media, whether streaming on a device, on television, or lining up at theaters on opening weekend.

Originally from Wichita, Kansas, Ann attended Kansas State University. After college she moved to Chicago where she began her professional career. She currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband Chris, her three children Maeve, Jack and Liam and her beloved pets.