Activision Blizzard Group of Shareholders Requests Bobby Kotic’s Removal

A small group of Activision Blizzard shareholders called on CEO Bobby Kotick and two long-term members of the company’s board of directors to resign, and said they would not vote for the re-election of any current board members. If they refuse to step down, then At the company’s annual shareholder meeting next year.

SOC Investment Group, formerly known as CtW Investment Group, has been criticizing Kotick and other industry CEOs for overpaying for many years. The organization made the request after yesterday’s blockbuster report, which stated that Kotick knew that the company had been experiencing sexual abuse and harassment as early as 2006.