Yahoo Entertainment Purge Continues

    January 16, 2008
    WebProNews Staff

The remaining vestiges of ex-CEO Terry Semel’s Hollywoodization of Yahoo continue to be swept out of the portal, as senior VP Vince Broady leaves Yahoo’s entertainment division.

Once Semel and his partner in Hollywood visions, Lloyd Braun, exited Yahoo, it appeared the bloodletting of entertainment initiatives would continue.

The Bits Blog at the New York Times said Broady’s departure, one that had been on tap for a while, finally took place. Efforts for Broady to find other opportunities within the company did not bear fruit.

As Miguel Helft noted, it’s not like Broady got a lot done with his pet entertainment project during that time:

One of Mr. Broady