Ron Burkle Off Yahoo's Board

Ron Burkle

Billionaire Ron Burkle is stepping down from Yahoo’s board.

Burkle has been on the board since 2001, and yes, he was there when Yahoo blew its Microsoft talks…so, good riddance.

According to the release, Ron plans on spending more time working on his Yucaipa companies.

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