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Yahoo Appoints New CEO, Carol Bartz

     
7:06 pm on Jan 13, 2009 (gmt 0)

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Looks like they have made the pick
Carol Bartz As New CEO of Yahoo full story

[foxbusiness.com...]

8:59 pm on Jan 13, 2009 (gmt 0)

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Looks like it's just about a done deal according to the L.A. Times and the Wall Street Journal:

Yahoo expected to name Carol Bartz as new CEO [latimes.com]

And in the WSJ:

Yahoo to Name Bartz as CEO [online.wsj.com]

10:17 pm on Jan 13, 2009 (gmt 0)

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And now from Yahoo itself:
[finance.yahoo.com...]

[edited by: GaryK at 10:19 pm (utc) on Jan. 13, 2009]

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I did some research on this lady and from the read she is one smart cookie (pardon my french) and should make an excellent CEO. I can see some big changes coming to yahoo in the next 6 months.
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Yahoo Names Carol Bartz As Chief Executive [searchengineworld.com]Successor To Jerry Yang
Bartz, who was also named to serve on Yahoo's board of directors, was chief executive of San Rafael, California-based engineering design software maker Autodesk from 1992 to 2006, and is presently the firm's executive chairman. Prior to Autodesk Bartz held executive positions at technology firms Sun Microsystems, 3M and Digital Equipment Corp.

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drat! they didn't even call me. And I updated my resumé and everything.
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ha ha .... httpwebwitch ..... maybe you should try for google
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