Yahoo Web Search

Search results

  1. Armas Clifford "Mike" Markkula Jr. (/ m ɑːr ˈ k uː l ə /; born February 11, 1942) is an American electrical engineer, businessman and investor. He was the original angel investor , first chairman, and second CEO for Apple Computer, Inc. , providing critical early funding and managerial support.

  2. Learn about the life and career of Mike Markkula, the engineer who helped launch Apple as a company and led it for over 20 years. He shares his insights on engineering, marketing, risk-taking, and the Apple Marketing Philosophy.

  3. Aug 21, 2023 · Mike Markkula was an angel investor, CEO and chairman of Apple, who helped the company become a Fortune 500 company. He sold most of his shares in 1996, missing out on a potential $900 billion fortune.

    • 4 min
    • Jeannine Mancini
  4. People also ask

  5. Sep 1, 1997 · For here in this 50-acre domain atop the San Andreas Fault, with its groves of stately redwood trees, lives Armas Clifford (Mike) Markkula Jr., the third and perhaps least understood co-founder...

  6. Learn about Mike Markkula, who put $250k in Apple in 1977 and became its CEO for two years. He believed in Steve Jobs's vision of a personal computer and stayed on Apple's board until 1997.

  7. Dec 23, 2023 · Mike Markkula (1981-1983) Mike Markkula personally invested more than $90,000 in Apple and managed to secure the company a line of credit worth $250,000. Markkula replaced Michael Scott...

  8. Interviewed by John C. Hollar on 2012-05-01 in Mountain View, CA X6501.2012 ©Computer History MuseumApple Computer would likely not exist today were it not f...

    • Jun 10, 2020
    • 20.7K
    • Computer History Museum
  1. People also search for