Topic: Scott Thompson

Yahoo Lays Off 2,000 Employees New CEO Scott Thompson reduces beleaguered portal workforce by 14 percent

Yahoo has confirmed a report by AllThingsD’s Kara Swisher published Tuesday that the company would begin laying off roughly 2,000 employees today (April 4). The company's recently installed CEO Scott Thompson…

April 4, 2012, 4:33 PM EDT

Yahoo Underperforms in Q4 New CEO Scott Thompson says consumer data will be focus

Yahoo's fourth-quarter earnings fell 5 percent as newly minted CEO Scott Thompson acknowledged the company needed to do better, but was short on details about his plans. The company’s fourth-quarter net earnings…

January 24, 2012, 7:17 PM EST

Yahoo Taps PayPal President Scott Thompson as CEO Chairman Roy Bostock: Yahoo will remain public

Yahoo’s C-suite finally has a new CEO. Four months after ousting former Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz, the embattled Sunnyvale, Calif., company today announced that Scott Thompson would become the new chief…

January 4, 2012, 11:58 AM EST