All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘paypal’

Scott Thompson Gone to Yahoo, What’s Next For PayPal?

As you may know, Yahoo announced that PayPal President Scott Thompson is its new CEO. That means he’s no longer going to be President of PayPal. This isn’t going to be a Jack Dorsey-like situation, where he has prominent roles in two companies. eBay CEO John Donahoe is taking over for Thompson at PayPal in the interim. eBay is sharing …

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PayPal Orders Antique Violin Worth $2500 Destroyed

Fresh off news that President Scott Thompson is heading off to be Yahoo’s new CEO, PayPal again finds itself with a bit of a PR problem today. Last month we ran a story about PayPal’s severe mishandling of Regretsy’s attempt to raise funds for needy children at Christmas. Now it seems that they’ve stepped in it again. A post on …

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Who is Scott Thompson (Besides Yahoo’s New CEO)?

Who is Scott Thompson? Well, there are a few Scott Thompson’s out there. One of them is Yahoo’s new CEO – Not to be confused with Scott Thompson from Kids In The Hall: This Scott Thompson was the president of eBay’s PayPal. Before that, he was Senior Vice President and CTO at the company. As President of PayPal, Thompson had …

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Yahoo Taps PayPal President As New CEO

Yahoo’s search for a new CEO appears to be over this morning, as the company has announced that they have tapped PayPal president Scott Thompson for the job. The appointment, which was first rumored late yesterday, was confirmed this morning via press release from Yahoo. Thompson’s appointment takes effect on Monday, January 9th. Speaking on the appointment, Roy Bostock, Chairman …

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