Robert A. Whitehead

Developer Biography

Bob Whitehead was hired by Atari in 1977 as one of their first programmers of the Atari 2600.

In 1979, Bob Whitehead teamed up with leading game designers David Crane, Larry Kaplan and Alan Miller and joined Jim Levy, a record industry executive, to form the legendary company Activision.

In 1984, he co-founded Accolade together with Alan Miller. After becoming VP of Product Development at the company, Whitehead no longer did any game design or programming.




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