Industry Moves Round Up: Yahoo; iVillage; Justin.tv; Bravo; Atari; TVGuide.com; TheLadders.com (paidContent.org via Yahoo! Finance)

Friday, October 9th, 2009

?Yahoo: Seth Dallaire, former Senior Director of MSN Advertising Sales at Microsoft , will become VP, Mid Market Sales at Yahoo . He’ll be in charge of selling display advertising to mid-market advertisers and agencies.

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Acquisition of Maktoob by Yahoo agreed (AME Info)

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

Phil Blizzard talks to Keith Nilsson, Senior VP, Emerging Markets, Yahoo, on the agreement to acquire Maktoob.com as an entry point into the Arab world ‘online’ arena. The time frame of operations, the developing markets and possible future developments are also spoken about.

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Microsoft nabs Yahoo data center executive (CNET)

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

In the latest purple-badge-to-blue-badge transition, Yahoo VP Kevin Timmons is joining Microsoft to lead data center services.

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