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Spring cleaning at Net firms?

Disney replaces Jake Winebaum as head of its Buena Vista Internet Group, and former GeoCities chief executive Tom Evans resigns from the community's new parent, Yahoo.

 

  latest developments 

A management shakeup in the Net space is afoot. Disney has replaced Jake Winebaum as head of its Buena Vista Internet Group, former GeoCities CEO Tom Evans has resigned from Yahoo, and AOL has appointed Jim Martin general manager of Netscape Netcenter.

"I felt that it would be a good time to turn over the reign to pursue my dream to be an owner."

-Jake Winebaum, exiting chairman, Buena Vista Internet Group

 


Shakeup at Disney's Net unit
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GeoCities CEO resigns
GeoCities chief executive Tom Evans resigns on the heels of Yahoo completing its acquisition of the community site.

Executives seek gold in Net start-ups
Disney's Buena Vista Internet group exec Jake Winebaum becomes the latest in a growing list of high-profile executives to embrace the world of new Net-based companies.

AOL names Netcenter manager
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