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SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg's death confirmed as gym accident

The death of David Goldberg, SurveyMonkey CEO, has been confirmed as an unfortunate treadmill gym accident

By Chris Smith on May 5, 2015 at 01:07 am CDT - 0 mins, 29 secs reading time

Recently we reported on the unfortunate and unexpected death of SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg, announced by his brother with little information attached.

SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg's death confirmed as gym accident |

We've now received word that it occurred whilst exercising at a Mexican resort gym, seeing the 47 year old collapse while running on a treadmill and with the Mexican Government stating that he "cracked his head open." With the discovery made around 6:30pm, Goldberg was found on the ground in a pool of blood as reported by The New York Times.

His family has planned a private funeral service in Silicon Valley to commemorate his life.

Last updated: Sep 1, 2017 at 06:00 am CDT

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