Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer hires top Google executive as new COO

Shawn Knight

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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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RajeGera

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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.
 

tomkaten

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

SalaSSin

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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?