Activision CEO among top earners
Videogame publisher Activision Blizzard Inc’s Chief Executive Robert Kotick is one of the top paid CEOs in the United States. Videogame publisher Activision Blizzard Inc’s Chief Executive Robert Kotick received a total compensation of $64.9 million last year, making him one of the top paid CEOs in the United States. Kotick’s 2012 total compensation includes about $56 million in stock awards, while there were no stock awards for 2011.
Activision’s Kotick makes over three times the $21 million pay package received by Goldman Sach Group Inc’s CEO Lloyd Blankfein in 2012, and it is 50 percent higher than Walt Disney Co CEO Robert Iger’s $40.2 million compensation in 2012. Kotick has been a director and CEO of Activision Inc, since February 1991 until July 2008, when he became CEO of Activision Blizzard in connection with the combination of Activision and Vivendi Games.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at My Broadband