I travelled to my native Finland last week to speak to a 3,000 strong startup crowd at the awesome Slush conference in Helsinki. I was on right after the Finnish Prime Minister and got to share five lessons from my journey as an entrepreneur to a crowd that had more than doubled from last year.
Each November, Movember encourages moustache growing and fundraising for men’s health, specifically to cure prostate and testicular cancer. Our company was involved in this movement last year and really got into the spirit. I’m excited to be the executive sponsor of EA’s Movember efforts for 2012 and to lead the charge in growing a moustache and raising funds for this good cause.
The Sims Social surpassed 9.3 million daily active users today, making it the second most popular game on Facebook by daily active users – and growing! It’s a fantastic milestone for the Playfish London studio and The Sims franchise. And the fact that the title has helped EA become the #2 Social Game company in the world is also special – thanks to all our fans for making this possible!