Google's Mayer Nominated to Walmart Board
April 16, 2012,
BENTONVILLE, Ark.-Walmart's board of directors has nominated Google executive Marissa Mayer as a new board member.
Mayer, who is vice president of local and maps for the search-engine giant, would be the board's 16th member if elected at the company's shareholders meeting on June 1. At Google, she leads product-management and engineering efforts for its local, mobile and local-based products.
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