Yahoo surprised Silicon Valley and showbiz on Monday by naming Google exec Marissa Mayer as its new prexy-CEO.
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Yahoo has hired executive search firm Spencer Stuart to beat the bushes for a new CEO, though company insiders hope that interim chief Ross Levinsohn will get the job, according to a report Monday.
Activist investor Daniel Loeb ratcheted up the pressure on Yahoo Wednesday urging the company to name head of global media Ross Levinsohn or CFO Tim Morse as interim CEO after current chief executive…
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Tom Hanks is teaming with Yahoo and Reliance Entertainment on an animated sci-fi program he created.
Yahoo has named Scott Thompson, prexy of eBay's PayPal division, as its new CEO, the fourth in less than five years for the struggling Internet company.
The broadcast networks will find themselves with some unexpected company this fall in their pursuit of eyeballs and ad revenues: Yahoo.