Digital media firm Yahoo! has appointed Scott Thompson as its new CEO, effective January 9, 2012. Mr Thompson succeeds interim CEO Tim Morse. Mr Thompson is also appointed to the company’s board of directors.
Digital media firm Yahoo! has appointed Timothy Morse as interim CEO. The company has also named key senior executives to its newly formed Executive Leadership Council.
The demand for RF power semiconductors for broadcasting is expected to remain healthy and steady for the next 10 years primarily due to advancement of digital broadcasting, forecasts ABI Research.
NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution and Netflix, a provider of on-demand internet streaming video, have renewed their multi-year licensing agreement.
Magazine publisher Source Interlink Companies has hired Terry McGraw as senior vice president of corporate sales & marketing, and Steve Leach as executive vice president of retail sales & marketing at Source Interlink Distribution.
Digital media firm Yahoo! has signed a definitive agreement to acquire interclick, a developer of data-driven campaign strategies for digital agencies and marketers, for approximately $270m.
Media and marketing services provider Valassis has appointed Rob Mason, currently executive vice president of sales and marketing, as its new CEO. Mr Valassis will succeed Alan Schultz.
Chyron Corporation, a provider of graphics for digital video media, has named Joe Foxton to the newly created position of vice president of strategic product architecture.
Yell Group, a provider of print and digital services, has purchased Znode, a provider of e-commerce software, for a total consideration of $18m. Yell will also settle Znode's existing net debt of $1.2m.
Rovi Corporation has signed a multi-year agreement to distribute its TotalGuide Solution for set-top boxes (STBs), PCs, mobile and tablet devices and the web of Charter Communications.