08 March 2008

About.com's CEO Exits

In Chief Is Leaving the About.com Unit of The Times,
the New York Times reported, 'The chief executive of About.com, The New York Times Company’s lucrative information and advice site, said Wednesday that he would leave the company next week. The departure of Scott B. Meyer comes as the company is under intense pressure from a major shareholder to increase its investment in Internet operations like About.com.'

Gossip: Scott Meyer ousted in About.com staff revolt;
the comments are interesting. • Background: A Bit About About.

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