EA Anoints Dark Horse Candidate And EA Sports EVP Andrew Wilson As New CEO

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http://techcrunch.com – EA elevated Andrew Wilson, the company’s executive vice president overseeing EA Sports, to the top position as the company’s new CEO. The other widely rumored internal contender was President of EA Labels Frank Gibeau. Wilson is a young and hungry up-and-comer within EA who was looked at slightly later in the selection process, which has been going on for six months since previous CEO John Riccitiello stepped down. He’ll be leading EA into a challenging era. The company not only has to manage multiple franchises on consoles; it is also trying to find its way in a new world w (IT news)