Mark Pincus

  • Zynga CEO Mark Pincus steps down, Microsoft Xbox head to take the post July 2, 2013

    New York: He's not heading out to pasture, but the CEO of "FarmVille" maker Zynga Inc. is stepping aside as the troubled online game company looks to revive itself and lift its stalled stock price. Mark Pincus will be replaced on Monday, July 8, by Don Mattrick, who was most recently...
  • Farmvillemaker Zynga's CEO opts for annual salary of $1 this year April 5, 2013

    San Francisco: Zynga Inc's chief executive, Mark Pincus, has opted to receive an annual salary of just $1 this year and forgo all cash bonuses, the company said on Thursday. Pincus, who founded the social gaming company in 2007 and still maintains majority control, received a pay package of $1.7 million...
  • Zynga not ready to plunge into mobile July 11, 2012

    San Francisco: Zynga Inc CEO Mark Pincus said he remains wary of investing as heavily in mobile games as he has in proven Webbased titles like FarmVille despite an industrywide push toward catering to mobile devices. Game industry observers in recent months have stressed that developers must adapt as Internet users...