Case, Steve


Case, Steve

biographical name

(born Aug. 21, 1958, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.) U.S. businessman. In 1985 he cofounded Quantum Computer Services, which was renamed America Online, Inc. (AOL), in 1991. As chairman and CEO of the company, he developed it into the world's foremost Internet service provider and helped turn the Internet into a mass medium. In 2001 he became the CEO of the newly formed AOL Time Warner Inc. (later Time Warner Inc.) but resigned the post in 2003.

Variants of CASE, STEVE

Case, Steve orig. Stephen McConnell Case

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