SEO News

Internet Company Carl Icahn

  1. SearchDay | Twitter 101

    s expanded board, a compromise with investor Carl Icahn last summer . Search Drives 5th Consecutive Record Setting Year in Internet Advertising Posted by Nathania Johnson Mar 30, 2009 Despite the economic decline of 2008, internet advertising...

  2. 50 Most Memorable Moments in Search for 2008

    Carl Icahn Threatens Yahoo with Hostile Takeover of Board, Later Agrees to Compromise and Joins Expanded Yahoo! Board Investor Carl Icahn wasn't happy with Yahoo's rejection of Microsoft's generous offer, so he threatened a hostile takeover of his...

  3. New Yahoo Board Approves Talks with AOL

    Yahoo recently expanded its board to 11 members, adding investor Carl Icahn in a settlement after his attempt to takeover the company with a new board. AOL has also been going through some changes, refocusing its business model on media and not on...

  4. SearchDay: Link Building with Customers

    Let the Games Begin: Yahoo and Icahn Make it Official Posted by Nathania Johnson Aug 7, 2008 Yahoo has officially appointed Carl Icahn to its board of directors, and board member Robert Kotick has officially resigned.

  5. Yahoo and Carl Icahn Agree to Settlement

    Yahoo has announced that it has forged an agreement with Carl Icahn. Carl Icahn will become a board member, and then 2 more will be added from a list of 9 that Icahn will supply. The list will be the 8 remaining members of Icahn's now-cancelled...

  6. Yahoo's Latest Letter to Shareholders: We'll Sell for $33 Per Share

    In a letter that is likely to believed by almost no one, Yahoo regurgitated much of the same old statements about Microsoft and Carl Icahn - and then slipped in something about selling the entire company for $33 a share.

  7. SearchDay: What Can TV Learn from Search?

    Google CEO Affirms Stance on Independent Yahoo Posted by Nathania Johnson Jul 11, 2008 In the wake of Carl Icahn's declaration that Microsoft would buy a Yahoo run be a different board (and Microsoft's affirmation of the claim), Google CEO Eric...

  8. SearchDay: SEO Issues with Global Expansion

    Former Search Technologist and Yahoo Investor Mark Nelson Supports Icahn Posted by Nathania Johnson Jun 16, 2008 Even though Carl Icahn has said the Yahoo-Google deal might have merit, former search technologist Mark Nelson has announced his...

  9. Carl Icahn Can't Save Yahoo

    Sure, Carl Icahn is a big Yahoo shareholder and he's hopping mad. While Icahn is upset that management has let Yahoo become second fiddle to Google, Jerry Yang and company fight to keep Yahoo moving forward.

  10. Yahoo! AMP! plus Full Text: Yahoo Proxy Statement

    You are probably aware that Carl Icahn proposes to replace our entire board of directors with his hand-picked slate. Carl Icahn Has No Credible Plan To Create Value. Icahn has no credible plan except to sell the company to Microsoft -- despite the...

  11. SearchDay: Microsoft Unveils AdCenter Desktop Beta

    That gives them almost two months to ready the troops to fight Carl Icahn's proxy board. Yahoo Sets Aug 1 Shareholder Meeting, Icahn Wants Yang OutPosted by Nathania JohnsonYahoo has set an August 1 date for its postponed shareholders meeting.

  12. Yahoo Responds To Icahn

    Yahoo's Chairman of the Board Roy Bostock fired back a reply, on behalf of the beleaguered board members Carl Icahn has been trying to replace, stating Icahn had a "significant misunderstanding of the facts about the Microsoft proposal and the...

  13. Yahoo Confirms Icahn Proxy Fight

    Yahoo has confirmed that billionaire investor Carl Icahn has initiated a proxy fight via an open letter to Yahoo's board of directors notifying them of his intention to replace the existing board with his own slate of directors.