Mark Bezos is the stepbrother of the Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. On July 20, 2021, Mark Bezos and his elder brother Jeff Bezos are heading to space. On Monday, the Amazon founder announced that he and his brother will be on the first human flight of the New Shepard spacecraft, made by Blue Origin, the aerospace spaceflight and manufacturing company founded by Amazon billionaire in 2000. The company is currently auctioning one of the six available seats aboard the flight, which will last 11 minutes and take the spacecraft 62 miles above the Earth’s surface. After the auction closed Ariane Cornell, the director of the astronaut and orbital sales at Blue Origin said “What a day,” added “The whole Blue Origin team cannot wait to meet our first customer.” Blue origin company page on Twitter tweeted saying “The auction for the very first seat on #NewShepard has concluded with a winning bid of $28 million. The winning bid amount will be donated to Blue Origin’s foundation, @ClubforFuture.”. Bezos wrote on Instagram by sharing a video for the announcement “Ever since I was five years old, I’ve dreamed of traveling to space. On July 20th, I will take that journey with my brother. The greatest adventure, with my best friend. #GradatimFerociter,” and also told that “a big deal for me.” And invited his brother he said, “I think it would be meaningful, have my brother there.”
What is Mark Bezos Net Worth?
Mark Bezos Net Worth
$25 Million to $30 Million USD
Mark Bezos was born on 17 May 1968 in Texas, he is 53 years old. He is a Founder & General Partner at HighPost Capital and he is also the director at the Bezos Family Foundation, which was founded by Jackie and Mike Bezos. He started working at DDB and Saatchi & Saatchi the ad firm which is based in New York City in 1999. Bezos is also the co-founder of the private equity firm High Post Capital. Since 2005 at the Scarsdale Fire Department in Westchester County he has been a volunteer. Bezos also serves on the boards of multiple technology companies and as a director of the Bezos Family Foundation. Later he founded and ran his own marketing company. In 2006, he served at the organization called Robin Hood, which is a non-profit focused on fighting poverty based in New York. He currently served as a Robin Hood’s leadership council. Before starting the HighPost Capital, he served as a strategic advisor to tech-enabled multimedia companies and several start-ups. Alongside, serves on several non-profit boards including Leary Firefighters Foundation, iMentor, and the Robin Hood Leadership Council. He graduated from high school in Norway and in 1988, he attended Texas Christian University and earned his bachelor’s degree in 1992 advertising and public relations. Mark holds shares in Amazon worth several hundred million dollars apiece. Recently, he sold his Scarsdale home on the market for US$11 million. He has invested $10 Million in NBTV on April 2021, all the assets put together he has the Net Worth between $25 Million to $30 Million USD.
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