In the last week, we have learned about it The state of California filed a lawsuit against Blizzard citing numerous stories of corporate sexual harassment. The revelations have been followed by even more stories of the unacceptable behavior of the company’s executives, and now the president of Blizzard (named in the lawsuit) is leaving the company “looking for new opportunities”.
Employees were informed of the departure of J. Allen Brack this morning and ad According to Activision Blizzard, former Vicarious Visions CEO Jen Oneal and former Xbox CEO Mike Ybarra will take over as company executives.
J. Allen Brack:
I am confident that Jen Oneal and Mike Ybarra will provide the leadership that Blizzard needs to reach its full potential and accelerate the pace of change. I expect them to do so with passion and enthusiasm and to be trusted to lead with a high level of honesty and commitment to the components of our culture that make Blizzard so special.