Mark Pincus


Zynga CEO Makes Sudden Departure

Zynga CEO Makes Sudden Departure

The CEO of the Farmville-giant leaves after less than two years of service....

Apr 9 2015, 6:28am CDT

Lit Motors Gets Funding from Mark Pincus And Surfer Kelly Slater

Lit Motors Gets Funding from Mark Pincus And Surfer Kelly Slater

Lit Motors’ much-hyped C-1 prototype lies in pieces in the back of the startup’s South of Market offices in San Francisco. With...

Mar 6 2014, 4:14am CST

Zynga buying 'Clumsy Ninja' maker, cutting staff

Zynga buying 'Clumsy Ninja' maker, laying off 15 percent of employees in turnaround plan SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zynga Inc. said T...

Jan 30 2014, 10:46pm CST

Big Viking Rush in To Save 'YoVille' From Zynga's Axe

Big Viking Rush in To Save 'YoVille' From Zynga's Axe

I get a lot of social media messages from people who are all attempting to sell me on one video game-related cause or another....

Jan 29 2014, 12:47am CST

Former Social Gaming Giant Zynga Loses $600M in 5 Years

Former Social Gaming Giant Zynga Loses $600M in 5 Years

Former social gaming giant Zynga was on top of the world just a few years ago. But now it faces tough times ahead after a loss...

Sep 14 2013, 10:00am CDT

Microsoft Reportedly Tried to Buy Zynga Before Mattrick Became CEO

Microsoft Reportedly Tried to Buy Zynga Before Mattrick Became CEO

According to a new report out recently, Microsoft tried to buy Zynga some time in the past. And who should the buyer turn out t...

Jul 8 2013, 7:05am CDT

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus is Replaced by Microsoft Xbox Head Don Mattrick

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus is Replaced by Microsoft Xbox Head Don Mattrick

The new CEO of Zynga, Don Mattrick has taken over Mark Pincus position at a crucial time. Parvenu King has achieved the #1 spot...

Jul 2 2013, 4:29am CDT

Zynga Announces Layoffs for Cost Reduction

Zynga Announces Layoffs for Cost Reduction

Zynga, the game manufacturer is to downsize a whopping 18% of its staff at various locations spread throughout the United State...

Jun 4 2013, 7:01am CDT

Zynga Wants some Employees to Give Up Pre-IPO Stock

Zynga Wants some Employees to Give Up Pre-IPO Stock

Give that stock back or get fired...

Nov 10 2011, 1:21pm CST