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BUNDLE OF JOY Yahoo CEO Welcomes Baby Boy Paul Zimmerman / Getty Images

Yahoo CEO Welcomes Baby Boy

Will they crowdsource baby names? Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer gave birth to a boy last night, the company confirmed on Monday. Mayer’s husband, Zack Bogue, posted the news on his Twitter account earlier, writing that “Mom (@marissamayer) and baby are doing great—we couldn’t be more excited.” This is the first child for Bogue and Mayer, who was appointed CEO of Yahoo in July after running Google for 14 years. Not long after, Mayer told Fortune that having a baby wouldn’t get in the way of her new job. “My maternity leave will be a few weeks long and I’ll work throughout it,” she said. The remarks sparked a debate about corporate maternity-leave policies, the luxury of being able to afford around-the-clock child care, and whether or not women can “have it all.

October 1, 2012 12:38 PM