Yahoo! Inc. Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer, who has overseen an almost 150 percent stock rally fueled by her company’s stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., is poised to pare that ownership -- a move that threatens to diminish the U.S. Web portal’s investor appeal.
Ross Levinsohn has watched two chief executive officers come and go since he joined Yahoo! Inc. in 2010 as vice president of the Americas. As interim CEO, he’ll grapple with the same challenges that plagued his predecessors.
Yahoo! Inc.’s Ross Levinsohn, who was interim chief executive officer, is leaving today after the board passed him over for the top job and unexpectedly recruited Marissa Mayer, a former Google Inc. executive.
Oct. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Ross Levinsohn, who was interim chief executive officer of Yahoo! Inc. until Marissa Mayer became CEO in July, talks about the outlook for the compnay and his successor. Levinsohn speaks with Jon Erlichman on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Yahoo! Inc. said it appointed Ross Levinsohn, former president of News Corp.’s Fox Interactive Media, as executive vice president of the Americas region, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Carol Bartz.
July 31 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg News reporter Brian Womack discusses Yahoo's next move after the resignation of Former Yahoo Interim CEO Ross Levinsohn. He speaks with Deirdre Bolton on Bloomberg Television's "Money Moves." (Source: Bloomberg)