Robert Kotick

Robert Kotick
CEO, Activision Blizzard, Inc.

Mr. Kotick has been a director and Chief Executive Officer of Activision, Inc. since February 1991 until July 2008, when he became Chief Executive Officer of Activision Blizzard in connection with the combination of Activision and Vivendi Games.

By merging Activision, Inc.’s top selling portfolio of console and handheld games with Blizzard Entertainment’s leading PC and online subscription franchises, Activision Blizzard is the largest, most profitable pure-play interactive entertainment software publisher in the world with leading market positions across every major category of the rapidly growing interactive entertainment software industry.

For calendar 2009, Activision Blizzard delivered non-GAAP net revenues of $4.8 billion and non-GAAP operating income of $1.2 billion, marking the most profitable year in company’s history. The company is based in Santa Monica, California and operates in sixteen countries with more than 7,000 employees worldwide.

In addition to his responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer of Activision Blizzard, Mr. Kotick is also a member of the Board of Trustees for The Center for Early Education, he is Chairman of the Committee of Trustees at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art where he serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and he is a member of the Board of Directors for the Tony Hawk Foundation.

Sessions

Point of Control
Location: Grand Ballroom
Moderated by:
Bing Gordon (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers)
Panelists:
Don Mattrick (Microsoft), Robert Kotick (Activision Blizzard, Inc.)
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