Scott Thompson

Yahoo Chairman to Step Down

Almost a year after Yahoo appointed Fred Amoroso as chairman, the portal announced on Thursday that he has resigned the position and will step down from the board after his current term ends on June 25.

Mayer’s Product Conundrum

The Yahoo CEO job was never going to be easy. And as the initial excitement over the hiring of longtime Google executive Marissa Mayer wanes, the challenges facing the company haven't. 

Wall Street to Yahoo: Name Levinsohn CEO—Now

Yahoo’s board has been weighing who should replace Scott Thompson as permanent CEO.

Fast Chat: Rich Riley

Rich Riley recently stepped up to the post of Yahoo’s evp of Americas amid a larger company reorganization that placed the region’s media and advertising business under one umbrella.

Ross Levinsohn May Be Just the CEO Madison Ave.’s Been Waiting For

Score one for Team Media at Yahoo, which finally seems to have won the ad world's blessing with the interim appointment of Ross Levinsohn as CEO.

Yahoo Banks on Its Data With Genome Audience Platform

Headlining Scott Thompson's legacy at Yahoo will probably be the swirl of events that led to his departure after only four months as CEO (though his resume may say otherwise).

Levinsohn to Replace Thompson as Yahoo CEO

For most people, a resume helps land them a job. For Scott Thompson, it's what seems to have cost him his as CEO of Yahoo. The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company said on Sunday that Thompson has stepped down and named Ross Levinsohn his interim replacement.

Analysts: Fire Yahoo’s Board, Not Thompson

Yahoo's CEO résumé circus keeps getting more ridiculous. But the real joke is the company's beleaguered board of directors, say analysts.

Portals Battle Activist Investors

An embattled CEO like Yahoo’s Scott Thompson or AOL’s Tim Armstrong isn’t likely to welcome a proxy fight. But maybe they should. B.

Yahoo Q1 Earnings Mask Company in Transition

To his credit, Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson didn’t begin yesterday’s first-quarter earnings call with a taunt.