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ShopRunner CEO Scott Thompson Joins Board of Lead-Gen Startup Radius

Scott Thompson, the CEO of ShopRunner and onetime CEO of Yahoo, has joined the board of directors of Radius, a startup that helps salespeople build targeted lists of prospective small-business customers. Radius started off as Fwix, an aggregator of so-called “hyperlocal content,” and has raised more than $30 million from BlueRun Ventures, Comcast Ventures and American Express.

ShopRunner’s Scott Thompson: We’re Building So Much More Than an Amazon Prime Competitor

What exactly is ShopRunner building, and why does it need $200 million in cash?
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Alibaba Leads $206 Million Investment in ShopRunner

The Chinese e-commerce giant continues its U.S. push ahead of its planned IPO.

In Exec Shake-Up, Former PayPal Exec Sam Shrauger Takes on Expanded Role at Visa

The PayPal vet adds product oversight to his duties.
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With Alibaba Investment in ShopRunner, CEO Scott Thompson Gets His Second Deal With Jack Ma

Time to give credit where credit is due.
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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.
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Former PayPal Exec Sam Shrauger Lands at Visa After Brief Yahoo Stint

Shrauger will be responsible for developing and implementing Visa’s strategy for bringing new products to market.
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Former Yahoo Exec Blake Irving Named CEO of Domain Giant Go Daddy

Another new leader for the Web registration giant.
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