President, Blizzard Entertainment
WHY: Heads OC’s dominant online and video game company, creator of “Overwatch” and “World of Warcraft” games. Previously served as executive producer of “World of Warcraft.” Parent company Activision Blizzard posts annual revenue over $7B.
RECENT: In August, released “World of Warcraft Classic,” which became instant hit.
NOTABLE: Annual BlizzCon in November. Online gaming sites have speculated company may announce an “Overwatch” sequel and a long-awaited “Diablo IV.”