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Steve Young Named President of Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group


Steve Young Named the New President of Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group

Steve Young has been named the new president of Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group. 

Steve is a 14-year veteran of Activision who has served in multiple executive leadership positions, most recently as Executive Vice President & Chief Revenue Officer. Steve will succeed Tim Kilpin, who will be retiring and returning home to Wisconsin after a successful run launching the division and leading the team to significant growth.

“Simply stated, Steve is a world-class leader, and I am fully confident that he is the right person to continue to grow Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group,” said Tim Kilpin, outgoing President and CEO of Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group. “He is a seasoned Activision veteran with vast institutional knowledge, a strong understanding of our IP and key accounts, and has previously managed the consumer products team.”

“Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group has delivered some remarkable achievements over the past two years, and I’m thrilled to be part of the division’s ongoing growth story” said Steve Young, Activision’s Chief Revenue Officer and incoming President of Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group. “I look forward to joining this incredibly talented team and continuing to extend our franchises into new categories and territories while offering our global fan community exciting and innovative ways to engage with the company’s iconic games and characters.”

For more information: https://www.activisionblizzard.com



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