The Year I bought Jeff Bezos Lunch
The year was 1997. My office was right above the NBC studios at Rockefeller Center. On the way to work, I walked past the same people I had seen 30 minutes earlier on TV in my Upper East Side studio apartment when I watched Good Morning, America.
20 years ago, the internet was still a curiosity for most. Two years earlier, in 1995, I had created my first website. The client was Chicago Title Company. This did not strike me as meaningful much less as a sign of things to come. [Read more…]