Joy Covey, Amazon CFO during IPO, dies in bike crash at 50 Published: September 20, 2013

Joy Covey, who helped take Amazon (AMZN).com Inc. public as the Internet retailer’s chief financial officer, has died, reports Bloomberg. She was 50.

She died on Sept. 18 after colliding with a minivan while riding her bicycle downhill on Skyline Boulevard, near Portola Valley, California, according to Art Montiel, public information officer at the California Highway Patrol in Redwood City. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

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