The reason he’s leaving? “There isn’t a role that matches what I am seeking to do,” he says in a memo to staff. Now that Arianna Huffington is the editor-in-chief for all AOL content, Eun isn’t needed.
You might remember Eun as the author of the much-hated “AOL Way,” which turned the company’s paid bloggers into feudal serfs, or something like that.
Anyway, Ariana Huffington has now made herself the new darling of AOL, which I’m sure was a totally unintended consequence.