Yahoo! announced the appointment of Jack Madrid as General Manager of Yahoo! Philippines. Based in Manila, Madrid will strengthen Yahoo!?s position as the place where millions of Filipinos and the world go every day to see what is happening with the people and things that matter to them most.
“We now have a ?highway? to the world! You are no longer confined to selling to your own world,” says Eric Hsu, senior manager, Yahoo! Search Marketing, Yahoo! Southeast Asia.
Pointing out that no single entity has the monopoly of good ideas, Internet pioneer Yahoo is betting that its recently introduced open strategy would pave the road for developers to build applications on its soon-to-be-launched overhauled platform.