NAME: Nolan K. Bushnell
BORN: February 1943 in Clearfield, Utah.
EDUCATION: Graduated from high school in 1961; graduated from the University of Utah with degree in electrical engineering.
FAMILY: Wife Nancy; eight children.
CAREER: Has been involved in more than 20 startups during the past 41 years, some launched on his own and others groomed at Catalyst Technologies, a business incubator that he once ran. They include Etak, an automobile mapping system created in 1983 by the navigator of his yacht and later sold to News Corp., and ByVideo, which took online orders through kiosks set up in airports and other locations. His most famous accomplishments came while running video game pioneer Atari and the Chuck E Cheese restaurant chain.
QUOTE: "I don't feel 70. I am still looking out from 14-year-old eyes."
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