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Yahoo Chief Marissa Mayer Makes Headlines For Style, Substance

What's Marissa Mayer wearing? The Yahoo CEO made a style splash in 2013



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    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is praised for her fashion sense as well as her business savvy.

    Oscar De La Renta and Michael Kors. Fashion, and running a little startup on the side.

    The owner of the most-famous cashmere bolero in Silicon Valley is one Marissa Mayer, the CEO of Yahoo, who -- as one of the only women heading up a tech titan -- is in the news for what and who she wears, as well as what she does in the boardroom.

    And while the former Google vice president made numerous headlines in 2013 for her managerial moves at the helm of one of the original Internet giants, she also earned points for style, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

    In a big-time story in Vogue's August issue, Mayer's savvy in returning Yahoo to seriousness after years of struggle was praised -- but not before it was revealed that she has an arsenal of sweaters in various colors in her wardrobe.

    Of the hoodie and jeans set she is not. Zuckerberg, take note.