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Amazon Ranks 26th on the Global Fortune 500 Lists

Amazon.com, Inc., commonly known as Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington that was founded by Jeff Bezos on July 5, 1994.

Amazon.com is the eighth-largest private employer in the United States (341,400 employees) and by revenue it is the largest internet company in the world.

Milestones Overview:
Amazon at 20 years: From garage startup to global technology powerhouse.

Recent News:
Amazon is bringing 2,000 jobs in advertising, fashion to New York City.

These are the biggest Acquisitions by Amazon.

Amazon Eying to Expand Video Business With Cable Acquisitions.

Employee: Jeff Bezos Title: CEO
Email address: Jeff.Bezos@amazon.com
Employee: Les Kruger Title: Vice President, Marketing
Email address: lkruger@amazon.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leskruger/
Employee: Peri Kar Title: HR Leader, Hardware Product Development
Email address: pkar@amazon.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/peri-kar-5a8a15/
Employee: Werner Vogels Title: VP & CTO
Email address: vogels@amazon.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/wernervogels/