The 100 Greatest Steve Jobs Quotes

89. "That's why I dropped the 'interim' from my title. I'm still called iCEO, though, because I think it's cool."

Where: Newsweek, July 25, 2004.

In 2000, Jobs dropped 'interim' from his Apple CEO title although he maintained that Apple continue to pay him an annual salary of $1 (ONE dollar). His demand for such a low salary was to ease any tension among shareholders and employees at Pixar as he was simulataneously that company's CEO. In the same interview Jobs states, "...I don't view wealth as something that validates my inteligence."

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