Jeff Bezos

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Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos 2005
Born Jeffrey Preston Jorgensen
January 12, 1964 (1964-01-12) (age 50)
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Alma mater Princeton University (B.S.)
Occupation Chairman and CEO of Amazon.com
Net worth IncreaseUS$18.1 billion (2011)[1]
Awards Time Person of the Year 1999
Washington CEO Person of The Year at the same time

Jeffrey Preston "Jeff" Bezos (born January 12, 1964) is the founder of Amazon.com. He is also the chairman, president, and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Amazon.com. Bezos graduated at Princeton University as a under the Tau Beta Pi Association, was hired at D. E. Shaw & Co. as a financial analyst for before founding Amazon.com in 1994.

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  1. "Jeff Bezos". Forbes magazine. http://www.forbes.com/profile/jeff-bezos. Retrieved 2010-10-31. "Jeff Bezos; $12.6 B; Calculated July 2010"