Jeffrey P. Bezos
Jan. 12, 1964, Albuquerque.
B.S., electrical engineering and computer science, Princeton University. Miami's Palmetto High School class valedictorian and president.
Married to MacKenzie, a novelist. Brother, Mark, and sister, Christine. Father Miguel left Cuba in early 1960s. Works as an executive at Exxon. Mother Jacklyn Gise Bezos worked in a bank.
Seattle's loudest laugh.
CHILDHOOD CAREER GOAL
Formed the DREAM Institute in high school to encourage creative thinking among young students.
Got ticket for careless driving as a teen after screeching to a halt in front of a state trooper.
Dog Kamala, named after obscure Star Trek character.
Amazon, family, Amazon, hiking, Amazon.
Kazuo Ishiguro's The Remains of the Day.
BOOKS READ THIS YEAR
- COVER STORY: AMAZON.COM: THE WILD WORLD OF E-COMMERCE
- COVER IMAGE: Amazon.com: The Wild World of E-Commerce
- TABLE: Amazon's Growing Universe
- TABLE: Amazon's Amazing Valuation
- TABLE: Stacking Up the Amazon Advantage
- `TECHNOLOGY, TECHNOLOGY, TECHNOLOGY'
- THE TORRENT OF ENERGY BEHIND AMAZON
- RESUME: Jeffrey P. Bezos
- INTERNET STOCKS: WHAT'S THEIR REAL WORTH?
- TABLE: Valuing an Internet Stock
- WHERE THE BIG BOYS FEAR TO TREAD
- TABLE: Small Investors Drive the Net Stocks
- ONLINE ORIGINAL: BARNES & NOBLE: A BETTER STOCK PLAY?
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