As the Chief Customer Officer, Activision Publishing at Activision Blizzard, Brian Hodous earned a total compensation of $2,736,756 in 2007, which increased by 118.76% compared to 2006.

Of this total, $417,450 was earned as salary, $391,874 was awarded as stock, $864,767 was received in stock options, $598,500 was awarded from non-equity incentive plan, and $464,165 came from all other compensation.

Pursuant to Mr. Hodous' employment agreement, the Company paid his salary in both U.S. dollars and Great Britain pounds. In fiscal 2008, the Company paid $314,760 in U.S. dollars and the equivalent of $71,456 in Great Britain pounds. The portion of his salary paid in pounds was converted using monthly exchange rates into U.S. dollars at a rate of $2.0179 per pound, the weighted average exchange rate in effect during the period from April 2007 to October 2007.

Brian Hodous worked with Robin Kaminsky, Thomas Tippl, Michael Griffith, Brian Kelly, and Robert Kotick at Activision Blizzard in 2007.

Year Adjustment

The company's 2008 fiscal year, which ended on March 31, actually covered the majority of year 2007. This website therefore treated this period as year 2007.

Compensation Data Fiscal 2008 Ends: Mar 31
  • Salary$417,450
  • Stock Awards$391,874
  • Option Awards$864,767
  • Non-Equity Incentive$598,500
  • Other$464,165
  • Total$2,736,756
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