Marissa Mayer
81

Marissa Mayer

Marissa Ann Mayer (born on May 30, 1975) is Vice President of Location and Local Services at Google. She has become one of the public faces of ... More »Marissa Ann Mayer (born on May 30, 1975) is Vice President of Location and Local Services at Google. She has become one of the public faces of Google, providing a number of press interviews and appearing at events frequently to speak on behalf of the company. After graduating from Wausau West High School in 1993, Mayer was one of two delegates from Wisconsin selected by the Governor of that state to attend the National Youth Science Camp in West Virginia. Mayer received her B.S. in Symbolic systems, graduating with honors, and M.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University. For both degrees, she specialized in artificial intelligence. In 2009, the Illinois Institute of Technology granted Mayer an honoris causa doctorate degree honoring her pathfinding work in the field of search. Mayer was the first female engineer hired at Google and one of their first 20 employees, joining the company in June 1999. Prior to joining Google, Mayer worked at the UBS research lab (Ubilab) in Zurich,... [ Wikipedia ]

EXCLUSIVE: Interview With Marissa Mayer, Political Operative

Marissa Mayer (left) with Shenna Bellows. Marissa Mayer is not the CEO of Yahoo! Mayer is a political operative from Connecticut, who is currently working with Democratic Senate candidate Shenna Bellows in Maine. When Bellows visited Business Insider for an interview last ...

Back to the Future for Marissa Mayer? Here’s Yahoo’s Original Media Programming Pitch From 2012.

Back to the Future for Marissa Mayer? Here’s Yahoo’s Original Media Programming Pitch From 2012. Recently, there have been reports here and elsewhere that Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer is doubling down in the premium media space, most especially in video. Not so much. As they say in ...

Netflix, Hulu and ... Yahoo? Why Marissa Mayer Wants Original TV Programming

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, smiles during a session at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. Marissa Mayer may soon take a break from acquiring companies and instead acquire some TV shows. Yahoo is "close" to ordering four high-quality online TV ...

First Netflix and Amazon. Now Yahoo to Get Into TV Programming Game

Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is hoping to show off TV-caliber content at this year’s “NewFront” – its answer to a TV “upfront” ad sales presentation for marketers. But it’s not clear if she’ll be able to close enough programming deals before the event, which will be held on April ...

Yahoo Investors Get Its Core Business For Free, But Is It Worth Anything?

Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer announcing the acquisition of Tumblr in 2013. (Mario Tama/Getty Images) Earnings season comes to the technology sector this week and when Yahoo Yahoo releases its first-quarter report card after the closing bell Tuesday investors and analysts may not see many ...

Yahoo Rolls the Dice on TV

According to The Wall Street Journal, the company’s chief executive, Marissa Mayer, is “looking for series that are ready to launch and don’t require a lot of development.” At a time when the culture is addicted to high-end television narratives, Yahoo wants in on the action, partly ...

Cast of HBO's 'Silicon Valley' walks the Silicon Valley red carpet

" Amanda Crew, who plays Monica: Crew said she watched and read numerous interviews of leading Silicon Valley women such as Sheryl Sandberg and Marissa Mayer. What she saw of Mayer particularly surprised her. "How cool she is! " she said. "She's running this huge company and is ...

Join Newsle to find out when Marissa Mayer makes the news.

As a Newsle member, you’ll be able to:

  • Get alerts on Marissa Mayer
  • See news articles & blog posts about Marissa Mayer
  • Follow your friends & colleagues in the news
This profile only includes publicly available information. Questions or comments? Contact Us
Freebase CC-BY
Data from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY
Source: CrunchBase
Data from Wikipedia, licensed under the GFDL