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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer hires top Google executive as new COO

By Shawn Knight
Oct 16, 2012
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  1. On her first day back from maternity leave, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer hired a top sales executive from Google to serve as the company's new chief operating officer. Henrique De Castro was persuaded to join his former colleague at Yahoo...

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  2. RajeGera

    RajeGera TS Rookie Posts: 50

    Fact says..Yahoo's this year revenue is just 10% of what it was in 2000.It will be good to see what changes comes in mail and messenger service of yahoo.
     
  3. tomkaten

    tomkaten TS Enthusiast Posts: 89   +31

    Hell, I would have jumped ship to (even to a sinking one) for 60 mil in wages, benefits and stock.
     
  4. SalaSSin

    SalaSSin TS Member Posts: 95   +30

    IANABA (I am not a business analyst) But when both the CEO & COO of Yahoo are from Google, it kinda reminds me of the recent Nokia changes.
    Hostile takeover in the making?
     


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