Direct Line Blog

Chernin to Yahoo: "No"

Share this article:
Let the rumors begin! It's been 23 days since Yang resigned and no new CEO has been named at Yahoo. Speculation began almost immediately that Peter Chernin, COO of News Corp was among the top candidates. But the industry blogs are all abuzz that Chernin has no interest in the job and that (reportedly) when asked by Yahoo board chairman Roy Bostock to come in to discuss the possibility, Chernin declined the invite.

Share this article:
You must be a registered member of Direct Marketing News to post a comment.

Sign up to our newsletters

Latest Jobs:


Company of the week

Data Services, Inc. meets the needs of today's data-driven marketer by providing front-end database management and data analytics platforms alongside our expertise in global contact data quality, database building and ongoing maintenance that comes with our 45+ years in business.


Find out more here »

More in Direct Line Blog

The USTA's Strategy to Ace the Customer Experience

The USTA's Strategy to Ace the Customer Experience

The US Open may be the organization's centerpiece, but its CX strategy is a year-round endeavor.

One Town That Will Track You Down

One Town That Will Track You Down

Chicago is outfitting its streets with censors that track traffic patterns and cell phone usage. Hey, can you get Wi-Fi widdat?

Gaming Companies Excel at Engaging GenY

Gaming Companies Excel at Engaging GenY

Connecting with millennials isn't as hard as marketers think, and these companies are proving it.