Name: Steven Anthony "Steve" Ballmer
Born: March 24, 1956, Detroit, Michigan, USA
- Steve Ballmer joined Microsoft on June 11, 1980, and became Microsoft's 30th employee, the first business manager hired by Gates.
- Former CEO of Microsoft, having held that post from January 2000 to February 4, 2014.
Honors and awards
- Legion of Honour.
"Google's not a real company. It's a house of cards."
"I don't know what a monopoly is until somebody tells me."
"Linux is a cancer that attaches itself in an intellectual property sense to everything it touches."