Joy Covey

 

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: tech business executive who had helped to take Amazon.com public as the Internet retailer's first chief financial  and strategy officer from 1996 to 2000, which the company went public on May 14, 1997 with an initial public offering price of $18 before shares closed on Sept. 19, 2013 at a record of $312.06.

 

 

Cause of Death: Struck and killed by a van while riding her bicycle

 

Born: April 25, 1963

 

Died: September 18, 2013

 

Location: San Mateo, California