Briefs

Bcom3’s Bostock Up for Yahoo! Director Post

Bcom3 Group chairman emeritus Roy Bostock, 62, has been nominated as a director of Yahoo! Inc. If elected at Yahoo!’s annual meeting May 16, Bostock would become one of seven outside directors at the Sunnyvale, Calif., Internet company.

Omnicom Looks to ‘Destagger’ Board

Omnicom is asking shareholders to approve a resolution to repeal its staggered, or classified, board of directors, beginning next year. If approved, the New York holding company’s charter will be amended to have directors serve one-year terms. Critics say the staggered structure favors incumbents who usually face shareholder votes every three years, rather than annually.