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The Amazon We Know Today Wasn’t What Jeff Bezos Originally Envision

From the first customer and Bezos’ initial vision to Amazon today

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Amazon’s First Customer, What They Ordered And When
John Wainwright holds a special place in Amazon’s heart. According to Ian McAllister, former General Manager of Amazon’s AmazonSmile program, Wainwright was the first customer to place an…



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Robin Christine Honigsberg

Sensitive eccentric.Writes mainly short stories & about living w/several mental illnesses. 3xOD survivor. Top Writer in “Reading.” Editor-“AYOT”