In many cases, CEOs are judged by their company's share price. If that's the case with Yahoo, Melissa Mayer has won over her bosses.
Mayer was appointed CEO on July 16 of last year when Yahoo's share price hovered around $15. As of this writing, the company's stock has risen 74.4 percent to land at $27.24.
Mayer, who formerly worked at Google, has made a host of changes at Yahoo in the past year, including acquiring several major online services firms, such as Tumblr, and bringing much-needed stability to the chief executive office.
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