Yahoo (YHOO) has begun searching for a COO to act as its #2 officer, Kara Swisher reports....

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Yahoo (YHOO) has begun searching for a COO to act as its #2 officer, Kara Swisher reports. "Several Silicon Valley execs and others outside of tech" have reportedly been contacted, and Yahoo is said to be interested in "someone with a focus on restructuring and also finance," so as to complement Marissa Mayer's product development skills. (yesterday)