Musk Picks Linda Yaccarino as New Twitter CEO

From a Washington Post story by Faiz Siddiqui and Sarah Ellison headlined “Elon Musk picks NBCU’s Linda Yaccarino as new Twitter CEO”:

Elon Musk has selected NBCUniversal’s chairman of global advertising and partnerships, Linda Yaccarino, to be the new CEO of Twitter.

NBCU announced her departure from the company Friday morning. “It has been an absolute honor to be part of Comcast NBCUniversal and lead the most incredible team,” Yaccarino said in a statement. “We’ve transformed our company and the entire industry — and I am so proud of what we’ve accomplished together.”