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Bill Campbell, Longtime Apple Board Member Passes Away

After a long battle with cancer, Bill Campbell, “The Coach”, longtime member of Apple’s board of directors passed away. The news of his passing appeared on Facebook earlier this morning, and prominent tech players confirmed it to Re/code. Campbell got his nickname from being an actual football coach at Columbia University, but he was mostly...

Bill Campbell Reflects on 17 Years with Apple’s Board, Time with Steve Jobs

This afternoon Apple announced longtime board member Bill Campbell would be retiring, to be replaced by Sue Wagner, the co-founder of BlackRock. In an exclusive interview with Fortune, Campbell reflected on his time at Apple, in particular his interactions with Steve Jobs, such as the following story of when the latter asked him to join...