Verizon to Acquire Yahoo for $4.8 Billion; Marissa Mayer Could Walk Away with $57 Million

Verizon Communications confirmed today that it will acquire Yahoo’s operating business for approximately $4.8 billion in cash. “Just over a year ago we acquired AOL to enhance our strategy of providing a cross-screen connection for consumers, creators and advertisers. The acquisition of Yahoo will put Verizon in a highly competitive position as a top global … Continue reading Verizon to Acquire Yahoo for $4.8 Billion; Marissa Mayer Could Walk Away with $57 Million