Twitch hires Scott as CMO

Twitch has hired games industry veteran Doug Scott as its chief marketing officer.  Scott replaces Kate Jhaveri, who left the Amazon-owned company in August to join the NBA as its CMO. Scott joins from social game developer Zynga, where he headed up the company’s global marketing for three years. Prior to that, he served as […]

Xbox boss leaves for Zynga

The head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, Don Mattrick, is leaving to join casual games firm Zynga – the creator of titles like Farmville and Words With Friends – as CEO and a member of the board.  Mattrick’s departure comes after six years at Microsoft – the last three of which he spent as president of […]