Today in Apple history: Pixar IPO makes Steve Jobs a billionaire

November 29, 1995: Capitalizing on the success of Toy Story, Pixar floats 6.9 million shares on the stock market. The IPO makes Steve Jobs, who owns upward of 80 percent of the company, a billionaire. After the windfall, one of the first people Jobs calls is his friend Larry Ellison, already a member of the billionaire’s […]
(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
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Author: Luke Dormehl