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    William Redington Hewlett (/ ˈ h j uː l ɪ t / HEW-lit; May 20, 1913 – January 12, 2001) was an American engineer and the co-founder, with David Packard, of the Hewlett-Packard Company (HP). Early life and education [ edit ]

  2. May 15, 2024 · William Hewlett, American engineer and businessman who cofounded the electronics and computer corporation Hewlett-Packard Company (HP). Hewlett served as HP’s CEO (1969–78), chairman of the executive committee (1977–83), vice chairman of the board (1983–87), and director emeritus (from 1987).

  3. Jul 12, 2021 · Though noteworthy as individuals, Bill Hewlett and David Packard built careers as promising engineers before co-founding HP in 1939. How’d they become engineers, how’d they meet, and what key innovations arose from that collaboration?

  4. Bill Hewlett was one of the twentieth centurys most remarkable men, and one of Americas most uncommon. This quiet, self-effacing man, together with his longtime friend and partner, David Packard, changed the world and helped usher in the modern technological age.

  5. At the core of Hewlett-Packard’s culture were Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard, two men who dedicated their professional lives to establishing and leading a new kind of company, one that reflected their values.

  6. Jan 13, 2001 · William Redington Hewlett, the electrical engineer who in 1938 with David Packard pulled together $538 to set up a tiny electronics company in a Palo Alto, Calif., garage that ultimately led to...

  7. Bill was a hands-on engineer during his entire career. He held numerous patents and was a member of the National Academy of Engineering, the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 1985, Bill was awarded America 's highest scientific honor – the National Medal for Science.

  8. HEWLETT, William Redington ("Bill")(b. 20 May 1913 in Ann Arbor, Michigan; d. 12 January 2001 in Palo Alto, California), and David PACKARD (b. 7 September 1912 in Pueblo, Colorado; d. 26 March 1996 in Stanford, California), electronics engineers, inventors, and businessmen who helped build Hewlett-Packard into one of the world's largest ...

  9. Co-founders of the Hewlett-Packard Company, Hewlett and Packard changed the technological landscape with their inventions and innovations in the field of computing. Hewlett and Packard first met as undergraduate students at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California.

  10. In 1938, working out of a small garage in Palo Alto, California, two young Stanford graduates named Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard built their first product, an audio oscillator. It was the start...

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