About the Company
Yahoo! was founded in 1994 by Stanford Ph.D. students David Filo and Jerry Yang. It began as a hobby and has evolved into a global brand that has changed the way people communicate with each other, conduct transactions and access, share, and create information. Today, led by an executive team that includes Chairman and CEO Terry Semel, Chief Operating Officer Dan Rosensweig, Chief Financial Officer Susan Decker, Chief Technology Officer Farzad Nazem, and Co-Founders/Chief Yahoos Jerry Yang and David Filo, Yahoo! Inc. has become the world's largest global online network of integrated services. Yahoo! is a leading Internet brand globally and the most trafficked Internet destination worldwide. The company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with offices around the globe.
Yahoo!'s top priority is to provide users with the information they want, when they want it, how they want it and on any device. To ensure this, Yahoo! offers a broad and deep array of products and services that provide our users with the power to connect, communicate, and create, access, and share information online.
In Australia & New Zealand Yahoo!'s businesses and joint ventures include Yahoo!7, Yahoo! Search Marketing and Yahoo!Xtra.