Trouble At Second Life As Linden Lab Founder Philip Rosedale Leaves The Company

Linden Lab, the parent company of Second Life is having some issues. The founder of the company Philip Rosedale has stepped down. He was the interim CEO after Mark Kingdon quit in June. Linden Lab CFO/COO Bob Komin will take over temporarily. In a blog post, Rosedale wrote “it’s been an intense few months of transition, and we all feel like we are in a better place now, with a clearer sense of direction and more focus, and are ready to bring someone new into the mix as a leader.” This past June Linden Lab also laid off about 30% of their staff. [paidContent]

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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