Yahoo Hopes to Combat Activist Shareholder Third Point

The leadership at Yahoo thinks it can ward off a challenge from activist shareholder Daniel Loeb of Third Point, by aggressively courting three new board members to replace the five that are leaving. The internet giant has already filled two…

Restructuring, Layoffs Imminent At Yahoo

At the beginning of the year we reported that Scott Thompson, former president of PayPal, had been chosen by Yahoo to replace former CEO Carol Bartz. Now that he’s had time to settle in, it looks like Thompson is getting…

Yahoo Reportedly Getting Big Reorganization

There are a lot of changes happening at Yahoo these days. Recently, we’ve seen the appointment of Scott Thompson (pictured above) to the CEO position. We’ve seen co-founder and former CEO Jerry Yang step down from all positions at the…

Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson To Address Advertiser Questions

If you advertise with Yahoo, and you have some questions for Scott Thompson, the company’s new CEO, you can post them on Yahoo’s Advertising Facebook page, and there’s a chance he will answer them. According to the company, Thompson will…

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…

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…