Marissa Mayer's Exit Took Google By Surprise

Larry Page looking downWait, she’s leaving?

Photo: Bob Lee via Flickr

Google VP Marissa Mayer resigned today and will start as Yahoo’s CEO tomorrow, we just reported.This comes as a suprise to Google.

We’ve learned the company has not yet decided who will take Mayer’s job.

It’s a big one.

In terms of headcount, Mayer supervised 20% to 25% of the company – 1,100 managers and some 6,000 contractors.

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