10 People Who Actually Said "No" to Steve Jobs

Ron Wayne

Date: April 13, 1976

Apple’s third co-founder was responsible for sketching Apple's first logo and wrote the manual for the Apple I, as well as the original partnership agreements between himself, Steve Jobs, and Steve Wozniak. Then the shocker came that Wayne sold his stock for what amounted to $2,300 and left Apple. Jobs was pushing hard to get Wayne back on board again, but financial stipulations prevented him from accepting any employment offers. Wayne's response to the incident: “I know at the time he really didn’t like it. I don’t think many people said no to him."

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