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Tony Hsieh is an internet entrepreneur who is of American nationality. Hsieh is also a venture capitalist, and he is the CEO of the famous online clothing and shoe store known as Zappos. Before he founded Zappos, Hsieh co-founded LinkExchange. It was a network dealing with Internet advertising. In the year 1998, Tony Hsieh sold LinkExchange to Microsoft for a handsome amount of $265 million.
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After graduating from Harvard University in computer science, Tony Hsieh joined Oracle Corporation. Later due to dissatisfaction with his job, he quit Oracle and co-founded LinkExchange. In the year 1998, he sold Link Exchange to Microsoft for a sum of $ 265 million. An investment firm or an incubator named Venture frogs was co-founded by Tony Hsieh after he sold LinkExchange. His partner in this project was Alfred Lin.
Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Tony Hsieh|
|Age (as of today)||49 years|
|Date of Birth||December 12, 1973|
|Place of Birth||Illinois, United States|
|Height||1.71 m, 5 feet 7 inches|
|Weight||75 kg, 165.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$1 billion|
|Occupation||Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist|
Height, Weight, and Age
Tony Hsieh's height is pretty average measuring 1.71 m. Boasting a weight of 75 kg. Being born on December 12, 1973, translates to an age of 49 years as of todays date (July 22, 2023).
We asked ourselves what we wanted this company to stand for. We didn’t want to just sell shoes. I wasn’t even into shoes – but I was passionate about customer service.Tony Hsieh
Our customers call and e-mail us to say that’s how it feels when a Zappos box arrives. And that’s how we view this company.Tony Hsieh
For me, my role is about unleashing what people already have inside them that is maybe suppressed in most work environments.Tony Hsieh
I view my role more as trying to set up an environment where the personalities, creativity and individuality of all the different employees come out and can shine.Tony Hsieh
A bigger business is like a cruise ship: There are lots of amenities and you can go a lot further, but it’s harder to turn quickly.Tony Hsieh