Skip to content
Thoughtful, detailed coverage of everything Apple for 28 years
and the TidBITS Content Network for Apple professionals
Joe Shelton with the Macintosh in the 1980s.

Photo by Joe Shelton

No comments

The Mac’s First Product Manager Discusses Working with Jobs and Woz

Joe Shelton joined Apple in 1979, sitting 30 feet away from Steve Jobs. When he tried to quit several years later, Jobs showed him the Macintosh prototype and asked him if he wanted to be the project manager. Shelton said yes, and the rest is history. Business Insider has a delightful and photo-laden interview with Shelton, in which he discusses what it was like to work alongside Jobs and Steve Wozniak.

Read original article

Subscribe today so you don’t miss any TidBITS articles!

Every week you’ll get tech tips, in-depth reviews, and insightful news analysis for discerning Apple users. For 28 years, we’ve published professional, member-supported tech journalism that makes you smarter.

Registration confirmation will be emailed to you.

Comments About The Mac’s First Product Manager Discusses Working with Jobs and Woz

Start the discussion in the TidBITS Discourse forum