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Tom Alberg, Early Amazon Investor and Board Member, Dies at 82

  • Raised $1 million from 22 people to start Amazon in mid-1990s
  • Co-founded venture capital firm Madrona Venture Group
Tom Alberg

Tom Alberg

Photographer: Brian Smale/Madrona Venture Group

Tom Alberg, co-founder of the venture capital firm Madrona Venture Group and an early investor in Amazon.com Inc., has died. He was 82.

Alberg died Friday, according to a statement released by Madrona.