Diva Loses CEO, Opts for Hanselaar

Donohue, Steve
September 2000
Multichannel News;09/11/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 37, p18
Reports on the resignation of Diva Systems Corp. chief executive officer David Zucker to take the top job at the Walker Digital Corp. which won patents involving electronic-gaming systems. Predecessor of Zucker at the Diva Systems; Zucker's job responsibilities; Contributions of Zucker on the growth of the Diva Systems.


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