All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Don Mattrick’

A Humorous Take On Don Mattrick’s Move To Zynga

Is Microsoft’s loss of Don Mattrick be Zynga’s gain? Or will Mattrick suggest lesser versions of Zynga products if people aren’t able to upgrade to something new, and threaten his longevity with his new company? If Mattrick’s history does repeat itself, and he has to leave his new position, will it even matter? After looking at his contract for becoming …

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Why Did Don Mattrick Leave Microsoft So Suddenly?

By now, you’ve all heard the news that Xbox boss Don Mattrick has left Microsoft for Zynga where he’ll take over as CEO. The move, which was surprising to many, started to raise questions immediately. Was he forced out after the Xbox One unveiling debacle? Was there some internal strife between him and Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer? Turns out it …

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Xbox Boss Don Mattrick Is Leaving Microsoft For Zynga [Update: It’s Official]

UPDATE: It’s official. Zynga has just announced that Don Mattrick has joined the company as its new CEO. Founding CEO Mark Pincus will remain on as Chairman of the Board and Chief Product Officer. Here’s what Pincus had to say about Mattrick taking over: “Don is unique in the game business. He can execute in multiple domains – hardware, software …

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