: The pattern of executives leaving Zynga is far from new. Now another one of its big names is exiting: Barry Cottle, a former EA exec who joined the company
in 2012, has left the company
, Zynga confirms.
CEO Don Mattrick, who joined the company
in 2013 from Microsoft, promised to shake up the company
, and that soon extended
to its management.
Cottle most recently oversaw Zynga's casino franchises -- one of the pillars of the company, according to
chief operating officer Clive Downie.