Marissa Mayer Stresses Users Over Financials At Yahoo!

Posted Aug 9, 2012

As the new Yahoo! CEO, Marissa Mayer has been stressing the user experience over the company’s financials.  Mayer has already started putting together a company roadmap for Yahoo!  She will not release this plan until she is done reviewing the company financials.  However her early focus will be on e-mail and search.  Mayer has an interest in acquiring or developing location based services to provide real-time data on businesses near-by.  Mayer also told employees “I want you thinking about users” and had the company stock price removed from the company’s internal website.