Yahoo! has appointed Marissa Mayer as the President and CEO of the company. Mayer who previously worked in Google for products like Local, Maps, Location Services, Google Maps, Earth, Street View will assume the position from today and will head the company to “renew focus on product innovation to drive user experience and advertising revenue.”
Mayer’s educational qualifications include B.S. in Symbolic Systems and M.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University.