Yahoo CEO apologies for faking his resume

Josh Peterson Contributor
Font Size:

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Embattled Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson told company employees late Monday that he is sorry for the distraction his resume padding scandal has caused — without commenting on what role his own actions might have played in creating the drama.

“I want you to know how deeply I regret how this issue has affected the company and all of you,” Thompson said in a memo obtained by CNN. “We have all been working very hard to move the company forward, and this has had the opposite effect. For that, I take full responsibility, and I want to apologize to you.”

Full Story: Yahoo CEO: ‘I want to apologize’ for resume ‘error’