With No-Yahoo-CEO Pledge, David Kenny Back in the Strategic Fray

What will David Kenny do? Maybe get something cooking in the whole what-will-Yahoo-do stakes, now that one of Yahoo’s more active board members is back.

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No Yahoo CEO Job for Me, Says Yahoo Board Member David Kenny

Yahoo board member David Kenny, whose name has been floated as a CEO candidate as the company looks for a Carol Bartz replacement, says he doesn’t want the job. “I am not — and will not be — a candidate for the CEO position,” Kenny told Advertising Age in a statement. Last week, Kenny stepped down after a one-year stint as president of Akamai, a move he said was a “coincidence.”

Potential Yahoo CEO David Kenny Now Much More Available

Akamai president David Kenny has stepped down after a year on the job — and in the midst of Yahoo’s CEO search, where his name has come up as a possible Carol Bartz replacement.

Exclusive: HuffPo’s Eric Hippeau Stepping Down From Yahoo Board as Akamai’s David Kenny Steps In

Eric Hippeau, longtime Yahoo board member and one of its earliest investors, will be stepping down as a director, according to sources close to the situation. In a related move, sources said Akamai President David Kenny will be joining the board of the Internet giant.

The Weather Channel’s Kenny and Weather Underground’s Steremberg Talk, Um, Weather (Video)

What’s the temperature for online weather?

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Yahoo Confirms Change on Board–Hippeau Out, Kenny In

Yahoo today made official what BoomTown reported last week–effective April 1, Eric Hippeau, a director since 1996, will step down and David Kenny, president of Akamai Technologies, will take over the still-warm seat at the table.

Along With Flickr, Mail and Homepage, Yahoo’s Board Will Also Get a Refresh (and SuperPoke Dude!)

Director merry-go-round on the ever-changing Yahoo board.

The Marissa Mayer Yahoo Show, Brought to You by Daniel Loeb

Will a big name solve even bigger problems at Yahoo?

Can Yahoo’s Busy New Board All Row in One Direction?

It’s like being in a boy band, but less pretty.

Exclusive: Yahoo Board Hires Spencer Stuart for CEO Search

Hoo boy! More Yahoo mishegas!
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Yahoo Officially Confirms ATD Report on CEO Changes and Proxy Settlement

All’s well that ends. At least for now — Happy Mother’s Day to all!

Cloud Computing With a Chance of Mobile: Weather Channel Adds Former Quattro CEO to Board

The weather media giant picks a mobile expert as a director.

Yahoo Product Unit Readies Major Exec Reorg — But It’s Just a Tremor for the Big One to Come

More musical chairs on the deck of the S.S. Yahoo!

Four Yahoo Board Members to Depart, Two New Ones Arrive and Three More on the Way (Like I Said)

Yahoo moves chairs around the deck some more.


Weather Channel Hires Digital-Ad Expert as CEO

The owners of the Weather Channel abruptly replaced the company’s chief executive, Mike Kelly, naming a digital advertising veteran in his place.

Sources: Four More Board Members Will Be Following Yang Out the Door

Watch out for falling bowling pins, um, directors!

Yahapocalypse Now? Q4 Results, Proxy Fight, Board Hijinks and Asia Solution Combine for Busy Month for Yahoo.

A perfect storm for the Silicon Valley Internet giant or just another day at “The Office”?

Here Are Some More Yahoo CEO Choices: Liddell, Rosenblatt, Desmond

Let’s throw a few more names on the fire!

Yahoo Intensifies Search for CEO (With Hulu’s Kilar as One Dream Unicorn Candidate)

Wanted, one magical exec to work miracles against increasingly troublesome dragons. Ability to sparkle a plus.

Three Months After Bartz’s Firing, It’s Hurry Up and Wait at Yahoo (A Big Honking Update)

Still no sale or investment deal. No new CEO. No Asia resolution. And, perhaps most importantly, no clearly articulated strategy going forward. Other than that …

Exclusive: Yahoo Hires Heidrick & Struggles for CEO Search

According to sources close to the situation, Yahoo has hired Heidrick & Struggles for its CEO search. I am, naturally, waiting by the phone for the call.

My Picks for Yahoo’s Next CEO — Maybe Snoop Dogg, Ya Digg?

While the Yahoo board has yet to begin a search, I have already been hard at work on selecting the next CEO.

Bring in the Suits: Yahoo Hiring Strategic Advisers to Plot Next Moves

Maybe someone can finally answer the perennial AllThingsD stumper: What is Yahoo?
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