Google's Marissa Mayer named Yahoo CEO
Original post made on Jul 17, 2012
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on Jul 17, 2012 at 10:40 am
I hope she does it...and keeps looking great in gowns and cocktail dresses while doing it. Has anyone seen the pictorial on The Gate? Not that its a high bar, but she's gotta be in the running for cutest CEO. That's aside from her obvious professional credentials.
on Jul 17, 2012 at 4:09 pm
well, yahoo has been on the wrong path for a while. The thinking with the board of directors is that they can't do worse than what they have done when they hired Carol Bartz and the other guy who lied on his resume. This is definitely move from bad to worse. The board of directors are clearly incompetent and they all need to resign for such a dismal performance. Marissa is going to be another Carol bartz, Carly Fiorina, Meg Whitman and clearly overrated by the nth degree. The expectations are high and the outcome is going to be so bad.
on Jul 18, 2012 at 7:03 am
Kind of sad that the first couple of comments riff largely on the fact that she's a woman, by commenting on her appearance or assuming that she will be just like (paraphrasing) "all those other female CEOs".