Report- Don Mattrick Left Microsoft due to Planned ReorganizationA new report says the Don Mattrick left Microsoft due to a “planned reorganization” that would have put him as the head of a newly created hardware division. Mattrick wanted a bigger role at Microsoft, but since that wasn’t going to happen, he left.
Mattick decided to become the CEO of Zynga instead, where he would have more power, and work with his old EA boss Bing Gordon.
Zynga’s stock rose 11% on Monday due to Mattrick becoming the new CEO.
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