Erik Wemple: Jeff Bezos


Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 03/26/2014

WaPo publisher Weymouth received $2.7 million in bonuses since October [Updated]

Executive reaches performance thresholds.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:50 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Graham Holdings, Jeff Bezos, Katharine Weymouth, Washington Post

Posted at 07:40 PM ET, 09/04/2013

Jeff Bezos and the Internet’s aggregational appetites

What do the words of The Post's future owner mean for the paper?

By Erik Wemple  |  07:40 PM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jeff Bezos

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Politics and Prose owners blast Bezos

Brick-and-mortar bookstore proprietors have "difficulty" sharing in the optimism about soon-to-be Post owner

By Erik Wemple  |  11:10 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Amazon, Jeff Bezos, politics and prose

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 08/07/2013

DCist editor fired after freelancing spat

BuzzFeed story apparently rankles ownership of local news site.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:02 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DCist, Gothamist, Jeff Bezos, Washington Post

Posted at 09:18 PM ET, 08/06/2013

What IS Jeff Bezos thinking?

New Republic boss takes a whack at channeling soon-to-be WaPo boss.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:18 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Hughes, Jeff Bezos, New Republic, Washington Post

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 08/06/2013

WaPo's Don Graham: 'I disappointed myself'

Newspaper executive says he has 'no interest' in a memoir.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:38 AM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Amazon, Donald Graham, Jeff Bezos, Washington Post

Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 08/06/2013

Don Graham sells, but doesn't sell out

New ownership says it'll consider the needs of customers first. But we've heard that before.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:40 AM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Donald Graham, Jeff Bezos, Washington Post