1. Yahoo Names Google’s Mayer CEO

    Yahoo Names Google’s Mayer CEO
    Yahoo appointed former Google Local, Maps and Location Services Head and Operating Committee Member Marissa Mayer CEO and director. Zimmer Holdings named former Hospira Chairman and CEO Christopher B. Begley to the board of directors. M. Anne Szostak, Szostak Partners CEO, will join the IDEXX Laboratories board of directors.
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    1. Marissa is a well-known, visionary leader in user experience and product design and one of Silicon Valley's most exciting strategists in technology development. I look forward to working with her to enhance Yahoo's product offerings for our over 700 million unique monthly visitors.
    2. With more than 25 years of experience managing and directing leading healthcare and life science companies, as well as extensive board representation in a variety of consumer-facing industries, Chris Begley brings a unique perspective to Zimmer's board.
    3. We are pleased that Mr. Kwan has accepted this opportunity to join the East West family.
    4. Joe is a proven leader with a record of success at the company.
    5. Jim Skinner's long and successful record in retail and customer experience, both across the nation and around the world, will be enormously helpful at a time when Walgreens is launching with Alliance Boots the first global pharmacy-led health and wellbeing enterprise.
    6. Our company is strongly committed to the highest standards for health, safety and environmental stewardship. Jody's presence on the board will add a unique and valuable perspective, and help to advance our commitment to operational excellence around the world.
    7. Scott has extensive telecommunications experience and will be a great addition to our board of directors.
    8. Over more than a decade at Waste Management, Jim has taken on a wide variety of responsibilities and has done an exceptional job in every role.
    9. John's 23-year track record as a successful senior leader in accounting, auditing and finance, combined with his strong investor relations management background, clearly make him a strong addition to our senior management team.
    10. Sheryl has been my partner in running Facebook and has been central to our growth and success over the years.
    11. I'm pleased to welcome Ruth and Eric to the Chrysler Group board of directors.
    12. Paul Guyardo will be a great addition on the Nutrisystem board, His experience driving DIRECTV's growth, his marketing skills and expertise, as well as his passion for consumer businesses will be enormously valuable to the board as we set strategy for the company.
    13. Our thorough and thoughtful evaluation of qualified and interested candidates focused on a singular goal – to secure the best leader for Fannie Mae, We achieved our goal by selecting Tim.
    14. I'm delighted Russ Hammer is joining Brown Shoe Company as chief financial officer, With his more than 30 years of finance experience, I'm confident he will be able to make an immediate contribution across the company and to the work we've been completing in our portfolio realignment efforts.
    15. I'm delighted Russ Hammer is joining Brown Shoe Company as chief financial officer, With his more than 30 years of finance experience, I'm confident he will be able to make an immediate contribution across the company and to the work we've been completing in our portfolio realignment efforts.
    16. Brett brings consumer products experience to Blyth as the sitting CEO of a public company.
    17. His expertise and background nicely complement our existing board members, His 20 year track record as a strategic consultant to telecom service providers and equipment manufactures brings a depth of understanding of our industry, customers and competition that will help Radisys with oversight of the execution and refinement of our strategy.
    18. Mark's leadership since joining JetBlue in 2006 has greatly contributed to our company's success.
    19. We are tremendously pleased to have Tom join our board. As we continue to expand our business globally, Tom's significant experience in corporate strategy and information technology in the retail industry will be very beneficial to us.
    20. We are extremely pleased to add someone of Hubert's experience and background to our board of directors.
    21. With his extensive global experience in the business world and as a senior statesman for the United States, Jon brings a unique global perspective and experience to our board that will provide strategic guidance on critical trade and policy issues that are important to Caterpillar.
    22. Derrick has demonstrated tremendous talent during his long tenure with Quanta.
    23. This is the kind of partnership with Ron that I've always wanted.
    24. We are pleased to welcome Biggs to Fluor and we are confident that he will continue to further strengthen our financial discipline, maintain our excellent relationships with key financial audiences and help the company continue creating significant shareholder value.
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