These were very high level – executive level – staff who undertook a vicious harassment campaign:

Ex-execs arrested for alleged harassment of couple who run e-commerce news site.

Source: eBay execs sent roaches and “bloody pig mask” to harass journalists, feds say | Ars Technica

Wow. What sort of internal corporate culture leads to this type of behavior? eBay says all six were fired last fall and the CEO of eBay resigned at the time.

By EdwardM