Marissa Mayer net worth: Mayer is Google's former Vice President of consumer products and current CEO of Yahoo who has a net worth of $400 million. Marissa Mayer earned her net worth through her career with Google where she was the 20th employee. She was born in Wausau, Wisconsin May 30th, 1975. Before Google, Mayer spent time at a UBS research lab in Switzerland and at SRI International in California. On July 16th 2012, it was announced that Marissa Mayer will become the newest CEO of Yahoo.com and thus one of the most powerful women in Silicon Valley. During her time at Google, Mayer was highly involved in the development of key products like Gmail and Maps. She enters Yahoo at a turbulent time in the company's history. Yahoo has had 5 CEOs in 5 years. Their previous CEO was forced to resign after it was revealed that he had lied on his resume about a past academic accomplishment. Marissa earned approximately $300 million during her time at Google and could earn another $200 million (or more) at Yahoo. If Yahoo changes ownership while she is CEO, Mayer will reportedly earn a $150 million severance package.
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Marissa Mayer is married to venture capitalist Zack Bogue whom she married in 2009 at a wedding that included a performance by The Killers and a wedding cake designed by Food Network star Ron Ben-Israel. The couple's primary residence is a penthouse apartment in the San Francisco Four Seasons and they also own a house in Palo Alto for late nights at the office. Marissa and Zack hosted a $30,000 a plate fund raiser for Barack Obama at their Palo Alto house in 2010.