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Tony Hsieh. “Happiness is really just about four things: perceived control, perceived progress, connectedness and vision.” . Zappos. Known for company culture Founded in 1999 by Nick Swinmurn Idea for starting company… Headquarters in Las Vegas. C.E.O. Age:40 From: San Francisco

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Tony hsieh

Tony Hsieh

“Happiness is really just about four things: perceived control, perceived progress, connectedness and vision.”


Zappos
Zappos

Known for company culture

Founded in 1999 by Nick Swinmurn

Idea for starting company…

Headquarters in Las Vegas


C e o
C.E.O.

Age:40

From: San Francisco

Education: Bachelor’s of C.S. at Harvard

Link Exchange: $265mil

Venture Frog

Joined in 2000


Interesting facts
Interesting facts

  • “Delivering Happiness” 2010 NY times Bestseller

  • Salary

  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in 2007


Interview
Interview

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lfp9LHFIXfI


Fellow board members
Fellow Board Members

  • Ann Mather

    • Current: Google

    • Previous: Disney, Pixar, MGM

    • MS from Cambridge

  • Michael Marks

    • Current: Riverwood

    • Previous: Many technology and research companies

    • MBA from Harvard


Affects of recession and bought by amazon
Affects of Recession, and Bought by Amazon

2005: Amazon made offer

2009: Sold for 1.2 Billion

Guaranteed same Culture and Employees

Exchanging stockholders’ Zappos stock for Amazon

Success in 2008

Bank Loans add more constraints

Board ready to fire Tony



Sources
Sources

http://about.zappos.com/zappos-story/in-the-beginning-let-there-be-shoes

www.Forbes.com

Jay Morton , Tony's Happiness Sidekick at Zappos.com

http://www.inc.com/magazine/20100601/why-i-sold-zappos.html



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