Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday March 18, 2013

EA CEO Steps Down, Takes Blame For Missed Targets

Electronic Arts' CEO John Riccitiello has just resigned. The company is currently on the hunt for a new CEO so you'd better dust off your resume. Thanks to everyone that sent this one in.

Riccitiello will step down from his post as CEO and member of the board of directors on March 30, the video game company said on Monday. "We have fallen short of the internal operating plan we set one year ago," Riccitiello said in a letter filed to the Securities Exchange Commission. "EA's shareholders and employees expect better and I am accountable for the miss."