In 1999 Jeff Bezos told CNN he was surprised about Amazon's success
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos expressed his shock at the company's success in a 1999 interview with CNN. At the time, Amazon was still using paper for window blinds and an old hospital as it headquarters.
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