Activision Blizzard hires former Disney executive as new head of human resources

Activision has hired Julie Hodges (Julie Hodges) as the new chief personnel officer. She was the Walt Disney Company’s senior vice president of corporate human resources and compensation, benefits, and talent acquisition. Hodges will succeed Activision’s current CPO Claudine Naughton, “all aspects of leadership human resources”, from recruitment and compensation to “diversity, fairness and tolerance.”

“I can’t think of a better person to join our team and help lead our ongoing commitment to an inclusive workplace,” said Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision Blizzard announcement“Julie is the experienced leader we need to ensure that we become the most inspiring, fair and imitative entertainment company in the world.”