Yahoo names Penny Baldwin senior vice president (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it has named Penny Baldwin as senior vice president of global integrated marketing and brand management, a new position.

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Yahoo Hires Experienced Adobe Exec (WebProNews)

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Yahoo’s found someone new to manage a collection of its most important offerings.  Bryan Lamkin, who previously worked at Adobe and two venture capital firms, will join the Sunnyvale-based corporation with the title “senior vice president of Applications Products.”   Bryan Lamkin “Applications Products” sound unfamiliar?  Try Yahoo Mail, Flickr, and Yahoo Answers, instead, as they’re all part of …

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Industry Moves: Tumri Hires Former Yahoo Exec Jeff McCombs As CFO (paidContent.org via Yahoo! Finance)

Thursday, April 9th, 2009

In a high-profile hire, online-advertising startup Tumri has named former Yahoo executive Jeff McCombs as chief financial officer. McCombs was previously senior vice president of business operations at Yahoo and had also served as chief of staff to former Yahoo president Susan Decker, who left Yahoo as part of the company’s management shakeup in January.

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Yahoo Loses Top Media Executive (New York Times)

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

In yet another defection from Yahoo?s ever-thinning management ranks, Scott Moore, the senior vice president in charge of the company?s media group, is leaving. Mr. Moore was in charge of many of Yahoo?s most important and successful Web sites, including Yahoo News, Yahoo Finance and Yahoo Sports.

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Yahoo Buzz Goes Public (All About Jazz)

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Yahoo announced Tuesday that its Buzz story ratings service is now available to the general public. ?What does this mean for you? Anything you find on the Web is now buzzable,” Tapan Bhat, senior vice president of front doors, communities, and network services at Yahoo, wrote in a blog post.

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