Scott Thompson

Google Veteran Mayer Named Yahoo CEO, 5th In 5 yearsYahoo is turning to its longtime nemesis to fix everything that has gone wrong while Google Inc. has been cementing its position as the Internet's most powerful company.
Yahoo's New Boss Revamps Recently Created DivisionYahoo's new boss is reorganizing a consumer-commerce division created by recently dispatched CEO Scott Thompson.
Revolving CEO Door Latest Challenge For Troubled YahooYahoo still has credibility issues, even after casting aside CEO Scott Thompson because his official biography included a college degree that he never received.
Yahoo CEO Thompson Steps DownYahoo swept out Scott Thompson as CEO Sunday in an effort to clean up a mess created by an exaggeration about his education that destroyed his credibility as he set out to turnaround the long-troubled Internet company.
Yahoo Director To Leave Amid CEO Hiring Dispute A Yahoo director embroiled in an investigation into an inaccuracy about CEO Scott Thompson’s academic credentials is surrendering her seat on the troubled Internet company’s board.
Yahoo CEO Thompson Apologizes For Bogus College DegreeYahoo CEO Scott Thompson said he’s is sorry for allowing an inaccuracy about his education to appear in his official bio, but not remorseful enough to heed calls for his resignation.
Yahoo Investor Tells Board To Fire CEO For LyingA major Yahoo shareholder who exposed a fabrication on the new CEO’s academic credentials is demanding that the Internet company fire him for unethical conduct.
Yahoo Confirms Misleading Info On New CEO's ResumeA disgruntled Yahoo shareholder questioned the qualifications and integrity of recently hired CEO Scott Thompson after exposing a misrepresentation about the executive's education.
Yahoo's 1Q Earnings Rise 28 Percent To Top EstimatesThe long-struggling Internet company earned $286 million, or 23 cents per share, during the first three months of the year. That represented a 28 percent increase from net income of $223 million, or 17 cents per share, at the same time last year.
Yahoo CEO Thompson Outlines New Corporate StructureA week after announcing a painful round of job cuts, Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson unveiled a plan Tuesday that will reorganize the company into three main divisions focused on users, advertisers and technology.
Yahoo CEO Tries To Reassure Workers After LayoffsYahoo CEO Scott Thompson has reassured the struggling Internet company's employees that he will tell them more about his turnaround strategy next week.
Yahoo Announces 2,000 Layoffs, CEO Says More Changes To ComeYahoo is laying off 2,000 employees as new CEO Scott Thompson sweeps out jobs that don’t fit into his plans for turning around the beleaguered Internet company.