StudiVZ boss Riecke resigns unexpectedly
by Jim Townsend
22 Oct 2008
Marcus Riecke, CEO of Germany's leading social network StudiVZ, has resigned. StudiVZ belongs to media house Georg von Holtzbrinck. No reasons were given for Riecke's sudden departure. A company spokesman said it was an impromptu decision. His temporary stand-in will be Dr. Clemens Riedl, who will take on the responsibilities of CEO in addition to those of vice president of sales.