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AOL's CEO Makes His Executives Spend 10% Of Their Time Just Thinking Every Day (AOL)

Here's an interesting management thing from AOL CEO Tim Armstrong. He makes his executives spend 10% of their day, or 4 hours per week, just thinking. We first saw this at the FT. There's no real explanation for why Armstrong does it. Show More Summary

Here's What Tim Armstrong Thinks Of The AOL-Yahoo Merger Rumor

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong sat down with Henry Blodget at Business Insider's Ignition 2014. Armstrong addressed the persistent rumors of a future merger between AOL and Yahoo. Edited by Alex Kuzoian. Additional camera by Justin Gmoser. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong says HuffPo brings in 'hundreds of millions' of dollars

The Huffington Post generates "hundreds of millions" of dollars in annual revenue, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong said on Wednesday at the Business Insider Ignition conference. BI editor-in-chief Henry Blodget floated the figure of $200 million, which Armstrong did not dispute. Show More Summary

Huffington Post Now Makes $100s Of Millions Of Revenue, Putting Early Skeptics In Their Place

Global news site Huffington Post is now generating "hundreds of millions" of dollars of revenue, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong said at Business Insider's "IGNITION: Future of Digital" conference this afternoon. Given the amount of skepticism...Show More Summary

AOL’s Tim Armstrong Says Shingy Is One Of The Company’s Best Assets

3 weeks agoTechnology : TechCrunch

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong was interviewed on-stage today at Business Insider’s Ignition conference, and sure, he touched on the ongoing speculation about a merger with Yahoo, as well as the company’s broader strategy. But towards the end of the interview he answered the question that’s on everyone’s mind: What’s the deal with Shingy? “Shingy” is David… Read More

The TV Industry As We Know It May Really, Finally Be Entering A Death Spiral (AOL)

In the past 6 months, something has changed with the TV industry, according to AOL CEO Tim Armstrong. On stage at our IGNITION conference, Armstrong said he recently heard from an advertiser who said he got a rebate for his TV ad budget because the ads weren't going to be filled. Show More Summary

The Huffington Post Makes Over $200 Million In Annual Revenue

The Huffington Post is earning "hundreds of millions" in annual revenue, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong just told the audience at IGNITION 2014. He wouldn't say exactly how much it's making, but did not object when interviewer Henry Blodget presented him with a hypothetical revenue figure of $200 million. Show More Summary

Jill Abramson/Steve Brill Start-up Might Include HuffPost

The news startup from Jill Abramson and Steve Brill might have a Huffington Post connection. According to The New York Times, Abramson and Brill have discussed a potential deal with Arianna Huffington and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong, in which...Show More Summary

In Defense Of Marissa Mayer (YHOO)

Yahoo investors are done with Marissa Mayer. After a little over two years with Mayer on the job, two of Yahoo's top ten shareholders have approached AOL CEO Tim Armstrong about running Yahoo, Nadia Damouni and Jennifer Saba at Reuters report. Show More Summary

How AOL Is Growing Despite A Flat Display Ad Business (AOL, YHOO)

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has managed to pull off something fairly impressive. He has his company's revenue growing. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, for all her accolades as product person has yet to see real sales growth. How has Armstrong gotten AOL growing? Through automated, algorithm-based advertising, or "programmatic" in the language of the industry. Show More Summary

We’ve Got Questions For Tim Armstrong At Disrupt Europe

2 months agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Yes, we’ve invited our boss to our conference, but he has a lot to say for himself. I mean, we too want to know if Aol, and by transitive property TechCrunch, is being sold to Yahoo, am I right? Tim Armstrong, CEO and Chairman of TechCrunch’s parent company, AOL, will be joining us for a fireside chat on Monday, October 20th. Show More Summary

Marissa Mayer Could Buy AOL Tomorrow If She Wanted To — A Deal Tim Armstrong Has Wanted In The Past (YHOO, AOL)

After Alibaba's initial public offering today, Yahoo will have about $5.29 billion in cash to play with. The big question is: What will Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer do with the money? She could probably buy AOL if she wanted to. Back in June 2012, Yahoo's interim CEO Ross Levinsohn and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong talked multiple times about such a deal. Show More Summary

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Resists Demonizing Sick Woman

5 months agoTechnology : Valleywag

Yesterday's earnings call with shareholders and reporters revealed two AOL bombshells: not only does AOL still exist, but it appears its bullying chief executive is no longer blaming he company's struggles on infirm female employees. Read more...

#AOLBuild features BBDO Worldwide CEO Andrew Robertson

AOL Build talks "Sex, Drugs, Rock 'N' Roll and Advertising" with Andrew Robertson, President and CEO of BBDO Worldwide. Watch the Live Streaming above, moderated by AOL CEO Tim Armstrong on Thursday July 24th, at 4:30PM on the #AOLBuild stage.

The One Thing That Makes The Idea Of Yahoo Acquiring AOL Look Not Totally Bonkers (YHOO, AOL)

We told you earlier that AOL CEO Tim Armstrong was spotted at a bar late at night talking to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, and that this has led to speculation that the former is trying to sell his company to the latter. Mayer isn't convinced, apparently, because it would be like merging too Old Internet brands into one — it's too backward looking. Show More Summary

Tim Armstrong Would Love To Sell AOL To Yahoo, But Marissa Mayer Thinks It Would Be 'Small, Unexciting, Uninspiring And Backward-Looking' (AOL, YHOO)

Last week at the Sun Valley conference AOL CEO Tim Armstrong was spotted at the bar late into the night with Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer. This prompted speculation that the two were going to merge their companies. Kara Swisher at Re/code did some reporting around the possibility and here's what she's hearing. Show More Summary

Will Yahoo Go To $33 Or $37 After Earnings?

ByQuoth the Raven: There has been tons of speculation behind Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO). The company's earnings are coming up this Tuesday and CEO Marissa Mayer was found having late night drinks the other night with AOL's Tim Armstrong. Naturally, speculation about what the two them could have been discussing has run rampant. Show More Summary

Marissa Mayer And AOL CEO Tim Armstrong Were Spotted Talking Late Into The Night At A Bar

The biggest names in tech and media are in Sun Valley, Idaho this week for Allen & Co.'s big conference. It's the annual event where a lot of those moguls initiate big deals, mergers, and partnerships. Thursday night, two reporters spotted Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong having a "deep conversation" at a bar. Show More Summary

BUILD Speaker Series Features Biotech Leader

Former Chairman and CEO of Onyx Pharmaceuticals Dr. Tony Coles shared his business philosophy and thoughts on leadership with New York AOLers this week during the second event in the BUILD Speaker Series. Tim Armstrong kicked off the...Show More Summary

AOL Eyes TV Video Ad Dollars With The Acquisition Of Precision Demand For Adapt.tv

By Trefis: AOL Inc. (AOL) is in the middle of transforming its business focus from content to ad technology. According to CEO Tim Armstrong, the company has adopted a barbell sales strategy that offers programmatic advertising on one end and deep marketing services or premium buys on the other. Show More Summary

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