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Who is Don Mattrick, the guy who’s leaving Microsoft to join Zynga as CEO? Here, a few things you might want to know about him: 
He is currently president of the company’s Interactive Entertainment unit 
He was formerly at EA, where he was the force behind The Sims
He discovered a motion-control technology that had been kicking around the company but going nowhere. When Kinect launched in the fall of 2010, it became the fastest-selling consumer-electronics gadget of all time
He was the force behind the new Xbox One
He wears rainbow-stripe Paul Smith socks and once hired Cirque du Soleil to kick off a Microsoft event
His house is 25,000 square feet and is the largest in British Columbia
He has a 10-car garage
He’s worth $27 million
Here’s what else we know about Don Mattrick

Who is Don Mattrick, the guy who’s leaving Microsoft to join Zynga as CEO? Here, a few things you might want to know about him: 

  • He is currently president of the company’s Interactive Entertainment unit 
  • He was formerly at EA, where he was the force behind The Sims
  • He discovered a motion-control technology that had been kicking around the company but going nowhere. When Kinect launched in the fall of 2010, it became the fastest-selling consumer-electronics gadget of all time
  • He was the force behind the new Xbox One
  • He wears rainbow-stripe Paul Smith socks and once hired Cirque du Soleil to kick off a Microsoft event
  • His house is 25,000 square feet and is the largest in British Columbia
  • He has a 10-car garage
  • He’s worth $27 million

Here’s what else we know about Don Mattrick