Tag Archives: Alan Patmore
Fri, Sep 13, 2013 | 05:52 BST
Alan Patmore, Zynga’s former general manager has admitted to stealing Zynga’s trade secrets when he joined the social giant’s rival Kixeye in 2012. The vice president reached a settlement with Zynga, who had sued him for data theft. Kixeye, the company Patmore went to work for entered the case on Patmore’s side and alledged that the suit was actually an elaborate way of Zynga obtaining access to their corporate secrets.
Tue, Oct 16, 2012 | 02:57 BST
Zynga has accused outgoing studio manager Alan Patmore of theft of trade secrets.
Thu, Aug 23, 2012 | 16:58 BST
CityVille’s general manager Alan Patmore has left Zynga for strategy game developer Kixeye as its vice president of product, according to Gamasutra. Patmore will be responsible development and strategy plans at the Backyard Monsters developer. Before signing on with Zynga, Patmore was vice president of product development at Double Fine Productions. Zynga’s COO, and former EA man John Schappert left the firm earlier this month.