[Patch.com] - "We sought input from the community and the vast majority of people felt that this was some thing that should not be cut," District 15 Superintendent Scott Thompson said. The school district sent out an email blast about the decision Monday afternoon.
[Business Insider] - Right before the close, Scott Thompson was named as the new CEO of Yahoo, and Chairman Roy Bostock will not stand for re-election. Four board members will step down, and two new members have been named to replace them. Flying The Lane.
[Seeking Alpha] - 4: eBay shares fell about 4% after Scott Thompson, the head of the PayPal division, left the company to take over as the CEO of Yahoo (YHOO). Jan. 4: Despite the departure of Scott Thompson as president of eBay's PayPal unit, a report in Barron's
[Forbes] - For now, CEO Scott Thompson has acknowledged that the company has to deliver more monetization on digital content in 2012, which is a must for Yahoo to stop its shrinking presence in the online ad space. For 2012, we expect relatively little focus on
[Charleston Post Courier] - After Yahoo hired Scott Thompson as its CEO a few days into the new year, co-founder Jerry Yang resigned from the board and severed all other ties with the company. Now Bostock is departing after four years as chairman. Many shareholders still blame
[Memphis Commercial Appeal] - Former PayPal executive Scott Thompson last month was named CEO. Database software maker Oracle Corp. has formally rejected a court-ordered award of $272 million from German rival SAP AG, saying it would rather have another trial over SAP's theft of
[Tophosts] - Venyu's CEO Scott Thompson is enjoying the recognition from the recent sign-ups of the two professional football clubs: “The word is spreading about Venyu: we are becoming the disaster recovery and (online) data backup partner of choice
[Bloomberg] - Inc. CEO Scott Thompson Yahoo! Inc. CEO Scott Thompson Michael Nagle/Bloomberg Scott Thompson, the new CEO, joins from EBay, where he served as president of the company's PayPal unit. Yahoo! Inc.'s board shakeup that led to the departure of Chairman
[TechCrunch] - But some of the brightest spots, beyond new chief executive Scott Thompson now taking the helm, are the engagement numbers. Take a look at the slide below, from the company's earnings deck. Worldwide unique visits to both Yahoo-branded sites and to
[Bizjournals.com (blog)] - Jim Balsillie, Mike Lazaridis and Carol Bartz were replaced by high-energy tech executives Thorsten Heins (RIM) and Scott Thompson (Yahoo). The departures follow the exit of Leo Apothekar at Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ) last year with Meg Whitman from
[Wall Street Journal (blog)] - More interesting than the Q4 result will be the conference call with new CEO Scott Thompson. He's sure to face questions about Yahoo's Asian assets and hopefully Thompson and CFO Morse will discuss how they intend to boost value going forward.
[Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier] - Scott Thompson with My Town Pictures makes community-based films and will produce "The Spirit of Mitchell County" in April. Denny Johnson with the historical society is project coordinator. The story line for each of Thompson's movies is fictional