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Activision Blizzard Inc
Activision Blizzard, Inc. publishes online, personal computer (PC), console, handheld, and mobile games of interactive entertainment worldwide. The company develops and publishes PC-based computer games and maintains its proprietary online-game related service, The company also develops, markets, sells, and supports role playing action and strategy games, as well as develops, hosts, and supports its online subscription-based games in the MMORPG category. In addition, it involves in the distribution business that provides warehousing, logistical, and sales distribution services to third-party publishers of interactive entertainment software and manufacturers of interactive entertainment hardware. The company markets its products to direct mass-market retailers, consumer electronics stores, discount warehouses, and game specialty stores through direct basis, third-party distribution, and licensing arrangements. Activision Blizzard, Inc. is headquartered in Santa Monica, California.
6,690 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Last $25.79 USD
Change Today -0.27 / -1.04%
Volume 5.2M
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Activision Blizzard, Inc. Announces Board Appointments

On July 13, 2015, the Board of Directors of Activision Blizzard, Inc. elected two new members, expanding the size of the Board to nine members. Hendrik J. Hartong III and Casey Wasserman were each elected to the Board to serve until his successor is duly elected and qualified or until the earlier of his death, resignation or removal. In addition, Mr. Hartong was appointed to the Audit Committee of the Board and Mr. Wasserman was appointed to the Compensation Committee of the Board to serve, in each case, until his successor is duly elected and qualified or until the earlier of his death, resignation or removal. Mr. Hartong is the chairman and chief executive officer, and chairman of the executive committee, of Brynwood Partners, a private equity firm specializing in the consumer products sector. Mr. Hartong joined Brynwood Partners in 2004 as a managing partner, after the firm's divestiture of one of its portfolio companies, Lincoln Snacks Company, a food products company. Mr. Hartong was the president and chief executive officer of Lincoln Snacks from 1998, at which point the company was publicly traded, until 2004. Prior to joining Lincoln Snacks, Mr. Hartong held various sales and marketing positions of increasing responsibility with Baskin Robbins USA Co. and Nestl USA, Inc., both of which are food products companies, and, from 1996 to 1998, Activision Publishing, then principal operating unit. Mr. Hartong currently serves as the chairman of the boards of directors of Back to Nature Foods Company, LLC, Harvest Hill Beverage Company, Joseph's Gourmet Pasta Company and Pearson Candy Company, all of which are private companies in which Brynwood Partners has a controlling interest. Mr. Hartong holds a B.A. degree in history from Lafayette College and a Master in Business Administration from Harvard University. Mr. Wasserman is the chairman and chief executive officer of Wasserman Media Group, a sports, entertainment and lifestyle marketing and management agency. Mr. Wasserman also serves as the president and chief executive officer of the Wasserman Foundation, as a trustee of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and as a member of the executive committee for the UCLA Centennial Campaign. Mr. Wasserman holds a B.A. degree in political science from the University of California at Los Angeles.

Activision Blizzard, Inc. Announces Resignation of Richard Sarnoff as Board of Directors and Any Committees of the Board of Directors

On July 1, 2015, Richard Sarnoff, a director of Activision Blizzard, Inc. notified the company that he was resigning from the company’s Board of Directors and any committees of the Board of Directors to which he was appointed, effective immediately.

Worlds Gets Favorable Markman Ruling in Lawsuit against Activision Blizzard

Worlds received a favorable Markman Order from Judge Denise Casper of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts on June 26, 2015 related to its patent infringement lawsuit against Activision Blizzard.


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