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Yahoo Appoints Wilderotter

Yahoo! announced the appointment of Maggie Wilderotter to the company’s Board of Directors

July 27, 2007

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SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO), today announced the appointment of Maggie Wilderotter to the company’s Board of Directors. Wilderotter brings extensive experience in technology, communications and business operations to Yahoo!. Currently she is chairman and chief executive officer of Citizens Communications Company (NYSE:CZN), a full-service communications provider and the second-largest local exchange telephone company in the country. Wilderotter oversees all functional areas of Citizens Communications and is responsible for its overall corporate strategy and execution of its vision, mission and business priorities.

“With more than 25 years of experience in telephone, wireless, cable television, computers and interactive media, Maggie’s broad range of leadership qualifications and proven track record make her an extremely valuable addition to our team,” said Jerry Yang, chief executive officer, Yahoo!. “Her unique and in-depth understanding of consumers, business, and technology will make her instrumental in helping to provide valuable insight for Yahoo!’s key initiatives across the entire organization. We’re excited to welcome her to the Board.”

Wilderotter remarked, “Yahoo! has the technology, talent and resources to make every customer experience a great one. I believe that the company is committed to specific, strategic, customer-focused actions that will enable it to build on its position as one of the most powerful and influential companies on the Internet. I look forward to working with Jerry Yang and the rest of the team at Yahoo!.”

Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO)

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