Is Marissa Mayer, CEO Of Yahoo, New 'Poster Child' Of Working Moms?

Marissa Mayer Yahoo working moms
Marissa Mayer Yahoo working moms



By Jocelyn Noveck


NEW YORK -- "Another piece of good news today," tweeted the expectant mom, announcing to her online followers that she and her husband are awaiting a baby boy.

But this wasn't just any excited mom-to-be. This was 37-year-old Marissa Mayer, the newly named CEO of Yahoo -- obviously a huge achievement for anyone, but especially for a woman in the male-dominated tech industry. And she was about six months pregnant, to boot.