Yahoo!7 is one of the most comprehensive and engaging
online destinations for Australian consumers and
advertisers. Formed as a 50-50 partnership between
the Seven Network Limited (ASX: SEV) and Yahoo!
Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO), Yahoo!7 brings together the
successful Australian internet business, Yahoo!
Australia & NZ, and the online assets and
television and magazine content of the Seven Network,
one of Australia's leading media companies. The
company also combines the strengths of Yahoo!
search and communications capabilities and its
global internet network, with Seven's rich media
and entertainment content and marketing capabilities.
Founded in 1994 by Stanford Ph.D. students David
Filo and Jerry Yang, Yahoo! began as a hobby and
has evolved into a leading global brand that has
changed the way people communicate with each other,
conduct transactions and access, share, and create
information. Today, led by an executive team that
includes CEO and Chief Yahoo Jerry Yang, President
Susan Decker, Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen,
and Co-Founder/Chief Yahoo David Filo, Yahoo!
Inc. has become the world's largest global online
network of integrated services with more than
500 million users worldwide. The company is headquartered
in Sunnyvale, California, with a presence in more
than 20 markets and regions around the globe.
Yahoo! Inc corporate website
Seven is recognised as one of Australia's leading
media companies. We are Australia's largest commercial
television network. We are one of the two largest
publishers of magazines in Australia. And, we
are creating a significant presence in online
and new communications technologies.
television programming reaches more than nine
in ten Australians every week. Our magazines business
publishes one in four magazines read by Australians.
And, we publish three of the most widely-read
magazines in Australia. More than five million
Australians engage with us online each month.
is recognised as the leader in breakfast television,
news and public affairs, and Australian-produced
drama and sports programming - our reputation
being built on a commitment to produce and deliver
programming relevant to Australians. We produce
more Australian drama series for television than
any other network. And our partnerships with the
Australian Football League and the fastest-growing
sport in Australia, V8 Supercars, underpins our
leadership in sports television.
Seven is taking the lead in the planning for digital
television. Australia's first specially designed
digital production and broadcast centre is placing
Seven at the forefront of the creation of content
from the same servers for application in broadcast
and subscription television, online, wireless
planning for the future is built on the knowledge
that television will continue to dominate communications
- as the gateway for audiences through "traditional"
television programming and the integration of
internet and other online and broadband viewing
options. This commitment underpins Seven's Yahoo!7
partnership with Yahoo! Inc. Yahoo!7 brings together
the successful Australian internet business, Yahoo!
Australia & NZ, and Seven's online assets
and television and magazine content. The company
also combines the strengths of Yahoo! search and
communications capabilities and its global internet
network, with Seven's rich media and entertainment
content and marketing capabilities. The joint
venture is driving the online, mobile and IPTV
businesses of both companies in Australia.
Seven Media Group ? a joint venture between Seven
Network Limited and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts &
Co. - we are driving the future of a multi-faceted
media company in Australia, bringing together
a market-leading presence in broadcast television,
magazines publishing and online and expanding
new communications platforms in our joint venture
with Yahoo, Inc in Australia. Seven's broadcast
television platform reaches 98 per cent of Australians.
Seven's magazines publishing business, Pacific
Magazines publishes more than one in five magazines
sold in Australia. Seven's Yahoo!7 joint venture
with Yahoo! Inc combines the strengths of Yahoo!'s
search and communications capabilities and its
global internet network with Seven's media and
entertainment content and marketing capabilities.
are committed to broadcast television and publishing
and the development of new opportunities for our
content in a digital landscape. Through our new
digital broadcast centres and with our ability
to create and deliver content across a number
of different communication mechanisms, we are
building a significant presence in all forms of
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