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July 31, 2019
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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 July 31, 2019, the Leadership Development and Compensation Committee of the Board of Amazon.com, Inc. (the “Company”) approved a leave of absence for Jeffrey M. Blackburn, Senior Vice President, Business Development, for one year beginning in the first quarter of 2020, suspending forfeiture of Mr. Blackburn’s restricted stock unit awards under the Company’s 1997 Stock Incentive Plan for the duration of his leave of absence.
ITEM 9.01. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
The cover page from this Current Report on Form 8-K, formatted in Inline XBRL.
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)
/s/ David A. Zapolsky
David A. Zapolsky
Senior Vice President
Dated: August 1, 2019