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Portrait de Jeff Bezos
Birthday : 01/12/1964
Place of birth : Albuquerque - USA
Public asset : 79,466,794,088 USD
Country of residence : USA
Linked companies : Amazon.com, Inc.

Summary 
Mr. Jeffrey P. Bezos is Chairman at The Business Council, Founder at Explore Holdings LLC, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Amazon.com, Inc., an Advisor at Basecamp LLC and Owner at Nash Holdings LLC.

Mr. Bezos was previously employed as Founder by Blue Origin LLC.

He received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University.


Current positions of Jeff Bezos 
NameTitle Since
Amazon.com, Inc.
(Department Stores)
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer 1994
The Business Council Chairman 2014
Explore Holdings LLC Founder 2003
Basecamp LLC Advisor -
Nash Holdings LLC Owner -


Holdings of Jeff Bezos 
NameEquities%Valuation
Amazon.com (AMZN)
Department Stores
79,896,63816.7%79,466,794,088 USD


Jeff Bezos : Personal Network 


Biography of Jeff Bezos 
Jeffrey Preston "Jeff" Bezos (; born January 12, 1964) is an American business magnate and investor. He is a technology entrepreneur who has played a key role in the growth of e-commerce as the founder and CEO of Amazon.com, an online merchant of books and later of a wide variety of products. Under his guidance, Amazon.com became the largest retailer on the World Wide Web and a top model for Internet sales. In 2013, Bezos purchased The Washington Post newspaper. As of October 2014, Bezos's personal wealth is estimated to be US$27.6 billion, ranking him number 21 on the Forbes list of billionaires. His maternal ancestors were settlers who lived in Texas, and over the generations acquired a 25,000-acre (101 km2 or 39 miles2) ranch near Cotulla. Bezos's maternal grandfather was a regional director of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission in Albuquerque. He retired early to the ranch, where Bezos spent many summers as a youth, working with him. At an early age, he displayed mechanical aptitude – as a toddler, he tried dismantling his crib.

Bezos's mother Jacklyn was a teenager at the time of his birth. Her marriage to his father lasted a little more than a year. When Jeff was four, she remarried, to Miguel Bezos, a Cuban who immigrated to the United States alone when he was fifteen years old. Miguel worked his way through the University of Albuquerque, married Jacklyn and legally adopted his stepson Jeff. After the wedding, the family moved to Houston, Texas, and Miguel became an engineer for Exxon. The young Jeff attended River Oaks Elementary School in Houston from fourth to sixth grade. As a child, he spent summers at his grandfather's ranch in southern Texas, "laying pipe, vaccinating cattle and fixing windmills."
He was high school valedictorian

He attended Princeton University, intending t



Source @ Wikipedia

Anecdotes
In 2004, Jeffe Bezos founded Blue Origin; a start-up specialized in space travels.

During the ninth ceremony of “American Business Awards”, rewarding the best businessmen in June 2011, Jeff Bezos is designated the best manager of 2011 by a panel of 200 business leaders.

In 2011, Jeff Bezos is ranked at the top of Tech Top Right, an online magazine which lists the five most creative Americans in the domain of new technologies.
Citations
“A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.”

“What’s dangerous is not to evolve.”


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Jeff Bezos : Connections 
IEEE Computer Society
Acuitus, Inc.
Martha's Table, Inc.
Cbrite, Inc.
Brown University
National Academy of Education
Palo Alto Research Center, Inc.
American Association for Artificial Intelligence
Madrona Investment Group LLC
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Council on Foreign Relations, Inc.
TechNet
Lehigh University
United States Defense Policy Board


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