Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Mark Pincus
Born: February 13, 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Computer related contributions
- Internet entrepreneur best known as the co-founder of Zynga, which makes online social games.
- Founded Freeloader, Inc., Tribe Networks, and Support.com.
- Currently serves as CEO of Zynga, which had 232 million monthly active users as of July 1, 2011. Zynga's top games include: CityVille, CastleVille, FarmVille, The Pioneer Trail, Zynga Poker, Mafia Wars, Empires & Allies, Indiana Jones Adventure World and Draw Something.
Honors and awards
- Named "CEO of the Year" in The Crunchies (2009)
- Named Founder of the Year in The Crunchies (2010)