Not long ago, Yahoo positioned itself as a media company, with Katie Couric on the books and a team of journalists creating original content in this market (as recently as 2013 it housed a digital media team of around 50 staff in this market). Now, after saying farewell to its entire editorial team, saying goodbye to Spark (which switched email providers) being acquired by Verizon for US $4.5 billion and combining it with AOL to form Oath, and rebranding to Yahoo Platforms, it is doubling down on ad tech. Yahoo Platforms head of sales Arnaud Calonne talks about the local digital advertising scene and why there's still room to grow.
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Every year, StopPress asks players in the local industry for their reflections on the marketing year that was. Here's what, Arnaud Calonne, head of sales at Yahoo Platforms, has to say.