Bobby Kotick Is the King of E-Sports in 2016

Bobby Kotick is a newcomer to SportsBusiness Journal’s annual 50 Most Influential list. He ranks at number 42 among a list of professional sports league commissioners, apparel chief executive officers and sports team owners. Kotick is probably the least known name on the list, but that may change in short time.

You may not even be aware of the company he runs — Activision Blizzard — which is responsible for launching the video game success Overwatch. Yet, that company, founded in 1979, has been named 1 of the 100 best companies to work for by Fortune and boasts annual revenues in excess of $4 billion.

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