Presentation on theme: "Survey of Entrepreneurs Featuring: Steve Jobs By Ms. Inge."— Presentation transcript:
Survey of Entrepreneurs Featuring: Steve Jobs By Ms. Inge
Who? Steve Jobs is an American entrepreneur. Steve became interested in science and technology when he was in elementary school. He was inspired to become a “techie” after he read a book about an engineer who owned his own company and could design anything.
Wanted to Jobs wanted everyone to have access to computer technology. He was passionate about making personal computing accessible to “regular” people.
But As a young man, Jobs didn’t have much money to start up a company. He and his business partner, Steve Wozniak, couldn’t even afford to rent an office.
So Jobs and Wozniak started their business in a garage. To raise money for their new company, Jobs sold his van and Wozniak sold his calculator. They sold their first computers to customers a few weeks after they had raised $1,300.
…and now The company Jobs and Wozniak founded is called Apple. Apple is one of the world’s most recognized brands of computer products for “regular” people.