• Jeff Bezos Hopes Newest Acquisition Means Laughs For...
    Forbes - Oct 28
    Amazon is buying a comedy content company for more than just the laughs. In a deal first reported by Reuters, the Jeff Bezos-led tech giant has acquired Rooftop Media, a San Francisco-based company that records and... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Jeff Bezos Is Either The World’s Best CEO- Or A...
    Quartz - Oct 21
    The Harvard Business Review just bestowed the title of best-performing CEO in the world on Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos, who last year tied with late Steve Jobs for the honor. Now, given that Jobs had been deceased for nearly... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The 25 Best-Performing CEOs In The World
    Business Insider - Oct 15
    The Harvard Business Review has come out with a list of the 100 most effective CEOs on the planet. Amazon boss Jeff Bezos stands at the top. According to HBR, Amazon has seen its value increase by $140 billion with... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • The Science Behind Jeff Bezos’ 2-Pizza Rule
    Business Insider - Sep 26
    Once at an Amazon offsite, managers had the reasonable-sounding suggestion that employees should be increasing communication with each other. To their surprise, founder and CEO Jeff Bezos stood up and announced, "No,... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Jeff Bezos’ Space Company Enters Partnership To...
    Forbes - Sep 18
    The Jeff Bezos-founded commercial space company Blue Origin announced today that it has entered into a partnership with the Boeing-Lockheed Martin joint venture United Launch Alliance. The jointly-funded partnership is aimed... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The 12 Essential Books On Jeff Bezos’ Reading List
    Business Insider - Sep 11
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, despite contributing to the destruction of the physical bookstore, is a man intensely interested in and passionate about books and reading. In the appendix of Brad Stone's new book about Amazon, "The... Read »
    1 month ago
  • 7 Influential Bay Area Business Leaders
    Inc - Sep 11
    Peppered throughout the list of athletes, politicians, tech mavens on Time's list of the 100 Most Influential People are a number of Bay Area business leaders. I decided to write up a few companies in the Bay area that... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Jeff Bezos Does A Comedy Routine Before His Ice...
    Business Insider - Aug 18
    ill Gates has the best ice bucket challenge we've seen yet. But, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is a close second. Bezos is normally a reserved, all-business kind of guy when he speaks publicly. It's rare that he ever talks to the... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos And The Age Of Amazon
    The Medium - Aug 12
    In the early 1970s, an industrious advertising executive named Julie Ray became fascinated with an unconventional public-school program for gifted children in Houston, Texas. Her son was among the first students enrolled in... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos Inspired An Immigrant Teen To Become A CEO
    Entrepreneur - Aug 11
    There are many leaders I admire, but one person whose professional trajectory and leadership have truly inspired me is Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon.com. A true entrepreneur turned ecommerce trailblazer, Bezos quit... Read »
    2 months ago
  • The Life Of Amazon Founder And CEO Jeff Bezos
    Business Insider - Jul 14
    Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, is a billionaire who's had an amazing life and career. Today, his "Everything Store" sells nearly $80 billion worth of goods per year. Unfamiliar with Bezos' story? Read »
    3 months ago
  • How Jeff Bezos Created One Of The Most Admired And...
    Business Insider - Jul 1
    As the world's largest online retailer, Amazon sells everything from accordions to zippers. In fact, it sells nearly $80 billion worth of goods per year. But how did Amazon come to be? CNBC's David Faber recently released a... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos Autographed A Customer’s iPhone
    Business Insider - Jun 23
    Amazon introduced its long-rumored Amazon Phone at an event in Seattle last week, and the company invited faithful Amazon customers to attend. The customers added a bit of liveliness to an otherwise typical media tech event:... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Jeff Bezos Answers Questions About Amazon’s Fire...
    USA Today - Jun 23
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled the long-awaited Fire phone this week. Consumers can preorder the device now; it hits AT&T stores on July 25. Following the launch announcement, Bezos sat down with USA TODAY's Edward C. Baig... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Amazon CEO Announces The Fire Phone
    Fast Company - Jun 19
    Today in Seattle, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled the Fire Phone, the online retailer's first crack at a smartphone. No, it wasn't 3D as some rumors suggested. (Perhaps thankfully.) Nevertheless, Fast Company is live in the... Read »
    4 months ago