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Iconic tech entrepreneur & former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh passes away at 46

1 month ago   |   By RT

Prominent businessman Tony Hsieh, often credited for helping to transform downtown Las Vegas, has died at the age of 46. He co-founded online retailer Zappos and sealed a deal to sell off the empire to Amazon over a decade ago.
The news broke on Friday night, with the first reports citing a text message from his family to friends. The death was later confirmed by the retailer Hsieh led for 20 years before leaving this summer, with Zappos' homepage paying tribute to the former CEO. The cause of Hsieh's death is unknown.
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