1977 -- 7/6/1982
Bill Gates and Paul Allen shared the title of general partner until 1977, when
Bill Gates became president and Paul Allen vice president of Microsoft Corp.
On June 25, 1981, Microsoft reorganized into a privately held corporation with
Bill Gates as president and chairman of the board and Paul Allen as executive vice
Microsoft had revenues of $22.96 billion for the fiscal year ending June 2000,
and employs more than 39,000 people in 60 countries.
at last count, Gates' 25% stake in Microsoft was worth $13.4 billion and Allen's
9.6% was worth $5.3 billion
About what they said
Role of Operating System
Evolution of User Interfaces
(From Fortune ( GATES and ALLEN TALK )