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Would love to see a story on how much Activision CEO Bobby Kotick, 59,has made since he and partners bought Activision out of bankruptcy in 1991 for $400k. He now owns 0.53% so at $95 a share that Microsoft is paying, that alone is $400 mil. But in 2020 alone his pay package was valued at 154 million (some of this is overlapping in his stake)!! Would be fun media story to add up his 1991-2022 comp to the $400 mil to see his total return from what was a fraction of $400k investment 30 years ago.

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Regardless of income, the Tony Hawk Pro Skater franchise is far more impressive

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My favorite is Steve Jobs buying Pixar and single habdedly saving that company and helping turn it into what it is today. I feel like ppl forget he owned lik 80% of the company for a good long while making sure it wouldn’t go under

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Also, how he skated through every Atvi scandal and came out so far ahead. And dated Cheryl Sandberg. Man these ceos…

There has been postings that his networth is in the 800 million range. Not yet billionaire status, but close (I was actually surprised)

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