Amazon has added the first Black member to its prestigious S-team, a group of executives that advises CEO Jeff Bezos. Alicia Boler Davis, Amazon’s vice president of global customer fulfillment, is joining the S-team – along with John Felton and Dave Treadwell – as consumer chief Jeff Wilke departs the […]
Amazon’s consumer chief, Jeff Wilke, is leaving the company in early 2021. Wilke, who reports directly to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, is one of the most powerful executives at the company, overseeing all of Amazon’s consumer operations. He will be replaced by Dave Clark, Amazon’s senior vice president of worldwide […]
CEOs at some of the biggest tech companies rely on No. 2 execs to help them get the job done. Some may go on to run the company one day, while others may leave for big opportunities elsewhere. For example, Jeff Bezos’ No. 2, Andy Jassy, has just been named […]
Amazon officials left a lot of questions unanswered when they announced the company’s new drone-delivery service this week. The drones’ physical and technical limitations would seem to significantly constrain how and where they will be used. They also would seem to require Amazon to build out a vast new network […]
Amazon was almost named “Cadabra,” which is short for the magic term, “abracadabra.” CEO Jeff Bezos started the company in 1995 by selling books. There are about 6,000 dogs that “work” at Amazon HQ in Seattle – they even have a dog park on site. Watch the video above for […]
Amazon announced on Friday that it was...