Geraldine Laybourne is the newest member of EA's board of directors, the firm's announced.
Laybourne has a record as long as our collective arm. She founded Young Women's TV Network, Oxygen Media, was president of Disney/ABC Cable Networks and before all that she had a 16-year stint as Nickleodeon.
"Gerry has an impressive background leading teams to conceptualize and launch revolutionary new entertainment properties. Her experience with successful global media properties will be invaluable to EA's board as our company continues to create products for new audiences," said EA CEO John Riccitiello.
By Mike Bowden