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Jeff Bezos Net Worth

Jeff Bezos Net Worth is
$28.7 Billion

Jeff Bezos Biography

Jeff Bezos, who was born Jeffrey Preston Jorgenseno is a worldwide entrepreneur, business magnate, investor and many more, also the CEO of Amazon.com, widely known e-shop. Jeffrey Preston Jorgenseno’s net worth is $27 billion dollars. Jeff is also a founder of Amazon.com. Jeff is very important because of his innovations in „dot com“ business. Amazon, that started as a bookstore that was later converted into online store by Jeffrey was the first of its kind. He got the idea of opening his own online shop as he was driving across the States – from New York to Seattle. He then thought that it would be a great idea to establish his own shopping enterprise that would be available online for the convenience of the users.

Jeff Bezos Net Worth $27 Billion

Jeff got this idea in 1994 and ever since Amazon has taken off and is doing great, thus giving Jeffrey Preston Jorgenseno a net worth of $27 billion dollars. Yes, that is correct. Jeffrey Preston Jorgenseno’s net worth is $27 billion dollars! It is easier to believe when you have in mind that Amazon itself is worth a little bit over $50 Billion dollars.

Jeffrey Preston Jorgenseno was born on 12th January 1964 in United States, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Interestingly, Jeff has ancestors from Texas and also from Cuba. Jeffrey is a very simple man, as he has said himself. He dresses very casually, and takes a quite modest salary, given the fact he owns 20% stake of Amazon.com. Although he owns relatively small share in Amazon, his online retailer forced the biggest retailers in non-online business to modify their own business models and strategies according to new and efficient ways to do business. Even when financial crisis hit financial market and every online enterprise was put out of business, Amazon continued to show strong numbers giving Jeff a multibillionaire status, as he is the founder of Amazon. Amazon now sells items that are worth more than $10 billion and that is annual approximation. Amazon has also come up with handy reading device Kindle and Kindle fire, as well. This expanded Jeffrey’s wealth even more as these reading devices became of of the best-selling in the world. A few of those who benefit from Jeffrey’s huge net worth is his family, as he has four children and a wife. His wife’s name is MacKenzie. Speaking about his personal life, Jeffrey Preston Jorgenseno is a proud survivor of a helicopter crash in 2003. On March 6th his helicopter exploded as he was headed to a business meeting. Although the helicopter shattered to pieces, Jeff made out alive and barely got any scratches or stiches. Jeffrey attended Palmetto Senior High School which is in Miami. He then went to the University of Florida, and not only he was his class’ valedictorian, but he also received a Silver Knight Award. Jeff studied electrical engineering in Princeton University, where he obtained his summa cum laude diploma. Recently, Jeffrey Preston Jongenseno bought The Washington Post for $250 million dollars. So there is no wonder that Jeffrey went on and made a fortune of $27 billion dollars.

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Quick Facts

Full NameJeff Bezos
Net Worth$28.7 Billion
Date Of BirthJanuary 12, 1964 (age 51
Place Of BirthAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Businessperson
EducationPrinceton University (1986), River Oaks Elementary School, Miami Palmetto High School
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseMacKenzie Bezos (m. 1993)
ParentsTed Jorgensen, Jacklyn Bezos, Miguel Bezos
SiblingsChristina Bezos, Mark Bezos
NicknamesJeffrey P Bezos , Jeffrey Preston Bezos , Jeffrey Bezos , Jeffrey Preston Jorgensen , Jeffrey P. Bezos
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/BezosFamilyFoundationhttp://www.facebook.com/BezosFamilyFoundation
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/jeffbezoshttp://www.twitter.com/jeffbezos
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeff_Bezos
MoviesStar Trek Beyond


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Founder and CEO of Amazon.com.


Quotes

#Quote
1I think frugality drives innovation, just like other constraints do. One of the only ways to get out of a tight box is to invent your way out.
2I very much believe the Internet is indeed all it is cracked up to be.
3It's not an experiment if you know it's going to work.
4There are two ways to extend a business. Take inventory of what you're good at and extend out from your skills. Or determine what your customers need and work backward, even if it requires learning new skills. 'Kindle' is an example of working backwards.
5I don't know about you, but most of my exchanges with cashiers are not that meaningful.
6There are two kinds of companies: those that work to try to charge more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second.
7A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.
8I don't want to use my creative energy on somebody else's user interface.
9The common question that gets asked in business is 'Why?'. That's a good question, but an equally valid question is 'Why not?'.
10What consumerism really is, at its worst, is getting people to buy things that don't actually improve their lives.


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Star Trek Beyond2016Starfleet Official
Tooth Fairy2004ShortSecurity Guard

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
South of Sanity2012thanks
Mineville2010thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
CBS This Morning2015TV SeriesHimself - CEO, Amazon
60 Minutes2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Founder & CEO, Amazon (segment "Amazon")
Charlie Rose1999-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Virtual Revolution2010TV Series documentaryHimself - CEO and Founder: Amazon.com / Himself - Founder and CEO: Amazon.com
The Daily Show2009TV SeriesHimself
The Simpsons2008TV SeriesHimself
Martha2008TV SeriesHimself
TED: The Future We Will Create2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Schauplätze der Zukunft2000TV Series documentaryHimself - Amazon.com
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1999TV SeriesHimself
The Jonathan Dimbleby Interviews1999TV MovieHimself
60 Minutes Wednesday1999TV Series documentaryHimself - Founder, Amazon (segment "Nerd of the Amazon")

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHimself - CEO, Amazon
America's Book of Secrets2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Business Boomers2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Amazon CEO & Founder
Bloomberg Game Changers2011TV Series documentaryHimself - CEO, Amazon.com
60 Minutes Wednesday1999TV Series documentaryHimself - Founder, Amazon (segment "Nerd of the Amazon")
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