Peter Moore Leaving MicrosoftJuly 17th, 2007 by Al , Category : News
Here is a quick, BIG one from 1up.com. Microsoft and Peter Moore himself have confirmed that Moore has left his position at Microsoft to head up the EA Sports division. Moore says it’s a desire to move his family back to Northern California, where he’d established himself before taking up a position at Microsoft. Stepping into Peter’s postion will be Don Mattrick the former president of Electronic Arts.
Since joining Microsoft in 2003; Peter over-saw the global launch of the Xbox 360″, spearheaded a revitalized and rebranded Games for Windows business, and helped steer the console’s ascent.” Most recently Peter Moore Demo’d Rock Band the video game at E3 2007 where he showed of the games interface and peripherals as well as his guitar playing skills.