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Tony Hsieh

Tony Hsieh
Tony Hsieh died after a house fire in Connecticut on Nov. 27, 2020. The former Zappos and Downtown Project CEO left a lasting legacy in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas honors, remembers Tony Hsieh

A tribute honoring the memory of Tony Hsieh was unveiled Saturday night on the Fremont Street Experience canopy. The former chief executive of online shoe seller Zappos died Friday at age 46 from injuries sustained in a house fire.

Tony Hsieh in Las Vegas — PHOTOS

From being the CEO of Zappos, to the driving force behind the downtown revitalization effort, Tony Hsieh had a profound impact on the city of Las Vegas.