Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg Leaves After Eight Years

Eric Hirshberg leaving Activision this March

By Grayshadow, Posted 18 Jan 2018

After 8 years as acting CEO of Activision Publishing Eric Hirshberg is leaving.

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Reported by VentureBeat Hirshberg gave no reason for his departure according to Activision Blizzard chief Bobby Kotick and will step down in March. Activision is currently looking for a replacement.

“This is an amazing company,” said Hirshberg, in an emailed statement. “I have nothing but admiration for the incredible team I’ve had the privilege to lead. And I have nothing but appreciation for Bobby for giving me this transformational opportunity, and also for having the vision and conviction to champion a creative person for a leadership role on this scale.”

Hirshberg is best known for pushing the Call of Duty series and help boost the launch of Bungie's Destiny franchise.

Adam Siddiqui, NoobFeed
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Platform(s): Xbox One
Publisher(s): Activision
Developer(s): Sledgehammer Games
Genres: First-Person Shooter
Themes: Action, Shooter
Release Date: 2017-11-03

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