Adventures of an Apple Founder is currently available for pre-sale on the iTunes store, and will be available in the US and UK September 6th 2011.
Ronald G. Wayne is best known as the third founder of the Apple Computer Company, who walked away from tech start-up just weeks after its formation. "Adventures of an Apple Founder" offers insight in to the experiences and events that informed his decision to participate, as well as to leave a short time later.
"I have been asked many times, "Do you regret not staying at Apple?" and the answer to is simple and direct- No. How I came to that conclusion yet comes from a many experiences in corporate enterprises large and small, and personal views and passion for engineering". States Ron Wayne.
In the spring of 1976 while working as chief draftsman and product development engineer at the video game maker Atari, Ron assisted a co-worker and friend with the subtle intricacies of forming a small business.two much-younger entrepreneurs: Steve Jobs & Steve Wozniak.
It was with Ron's natural sensibilities, experiences, and skills honed over a lifelong career in many disciplines that he offered himself openly as a resource to two much-younger entrepreneurs: Steve Jobs & Steve Wozniak. These same traits would drive Ron's decision to leave a short time later.
It is one of life’s profound realities that people rarely recognize “history” while they are in the midst of making it. The events that transpired that spring would come to define such a case. Adventures of an Apple Founder offers insight into the experiences that define the man whose passion for engineering and design spans over three quarters of a century, half a dozen industries, and a lifetime of adventures!
The books is currently available for pre-sale on the iTunes store, and will be available for download in the US and UK on September 6th.