Time magazine named Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook as the ‘ Person of Year’ for 2010. Usually this is something that is awarded to politically powerful people or famous celebrities. At 26, Zuckerberg became the second youngest person to receive this ‘title’, the youngest being Charles Lindbergh (when he was 25) way back in 1927.
Yahoo now has a new CEO, Carol Bartz. She is the former CEO of the flagship computer-aided design software company, AutoDesk. She is also the one who transformed AutoDesk into a $1.5 billion company. Reputed to be extremely proactive, Carol Bartz is credited with instituting Autodesk’s “3F” or “fail-fast forward” concept. Bartz is also in Cisco and Intel boards.