The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
Jobs Makes 'Greatest Business Leaders' List

Jobs Makes 'Greatest Business Leaders' List

by , 10:00 AM EDT, August 29th, 2005

Apple CEO Steve Jobs has been listed as one of the top 30 Greatest Business Leaders of the 20th Century according to the September issue of Fast Company magazine.

Mr. Jobs received 26th position in the list, behind such notables as Andrew Grove of Intel, Bill Gates of Microsoft, and William Hewist and David Packard of Hewlett-Packard.

The top 10 on the list were Samuel Walton (Wal-Mart), Walt Disney (Walt Disney), Bill Gates (Microsoft), Henry Ford (Ford Motor), John Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase), Alfred Sloan Jr. (General Motors), Ray Kroc (McDonald's) and David Packard (Hewlett-Packard).

The list was based on a survey of 7,000 executives by Harvard Business Schools.

Recent TMO Headlines - Updated February 25th

Tue, 10:50 AM
Inside The New 'Amazon Go' Grocery Store
Tue, 10:17 AM
Apple Publishes White Papers on Mac Pro, Pro Display XDR
Tue, 10:08 AM
Apple, Johnson & Johnson Launch ‘Heartline’ Study
Tue, 8:10 AM
Firefox Enables Encrypted DNS by Default
Tue, 7:46 AM
Celebrate Beatles Icon George Harrison's Birthday With This Apple Music 'Essentials' Playlist
Mon, 6:43 PM
TMO Editor-in-Chief Bryan Chaffin (#2) - TMO Background Mode Interview
Mon, 5:00 PM
The Mac Utility Audio Software Bundle: $24.99
Mon, 4:42 PM
New IEEE 802.11ay Wi-Fi Standard Could be Heading to iPhones
Mon, 4:31 PM
Netflix Top 10 Lists Appear Today to Show Popular Content
Mon, 4:23 PM
Today at Apple Sessions Celebrate International Women’s Day 2020
Mon, 3:18 PM
Apple Ups iPhone 12 Chip Orders Despite Coronavirus Outbreak
Mon, 3:04 PM
UK Users Can Get a Year of Disney+ for £49.99
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!