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  • Blog Post: Zynga Lays Off 364 Employees After First Quarter Losses Of $46 Million

    Zynga continues to suffer as the company posted $46 million in net losses (GAAP) for the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year. As part of a measure to cut costs, the company has laid off 18 percent of its workforce, amounting to 364 employees. Despite the losses, Zynga outperformed its first quarter... More
  • Blog Post: Zynga Co-Founder Mark Pincus Takes Non-Executive Role Within The Company, New President Announced

    Mark Pincus, the now former Chief Product Officer for Zynga, is stepping aside to take a non-executive role within the company. Pincus' sideways move comes alongside Zynga's first-quarter financial report for 2014 . The report also announced a new president for the company with Alex Garden. Garden... More
  • Blog Post: Zynga Cuts Staff, Shuts Down 13 Games

    In an effort to streamline operations, Zynga CEO Mark Pincus says the company is closing 13 games and reducing investment in The Ville. Zynga is also closing its Boston studio and proposing closures of the Zynga Japan and UK studios. In total, Pincus says 5 percent of the company's workforce is affected... More
  • Blog Post: Zynga CEO Addresses Copycat Claims

    Zynga has been under fire for copying others' games, and in the wake of recent allegations by Tiny Tower developer NimbleBit and others, Zynga CEO Mark Pincus has talked about the issue. GamesBeat has a Zynga memo from Pincus to his employees where he frames the situation in a slightly different... More
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