Yahoo! Hires Ross Levinsohn As EVP of Americas

Posted Oct 28, 2010

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) has hired Ross Levinsohn as EVP of Americas. Levinsohn will be in charge of advertising sales and partnerships. He will be reporting directly to CEO Carol Bartz. Levinsohn will be stepping down as the co-founder and managing director of equity management company Fuse Capital. Levinsohn was the President of Fox Interactive Media at the time that they acquired MySpace. Before joining Fox, Levinsohn had management positions at AltaVista, HBO, and CBS Sportsline. [CNET]