SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
MARCH 19, 2007
DATE OF REPORT
(DATE OF EARLIEST EVENT REPORTED)
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(STATE OR OTHER JURISDICTION
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1200 12TH AVENUE SOUTH, SUITE 1200, SEATTLE, WASHINGTON 98144
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|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On March 19, 2007, Mark Peek resigned his position as the Companys principal accounting officer, effective April 15, 2007. Mr. Peek has accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer at VMware, Inc.
On March 21, 2007, the Company appointed Shelley Reynolds, the Companys Vice President, Finance and Controller, as the Companys principal accounting officer, effective following Mr. Peeks termination of employment.
Ms. Reynolds, age 42, has been the Companys Controller since joining the Company in February 2006 and previously had been a partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP since 1998.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|AMAZON.COM, INC. (REGISTRANT)|
|Thomas J. Szkutak|
Senior Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
Dated: March 22, 2007