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BiographyBob Whitehead was a video game designer that started his career at Atari. He was responsible for the company's success, however he was not getting any recognition for his work. He was just as important as the man in the factory line, as Ray Kassar (CEO of Atari at the time) said. He eventually met up with David Crane and Alan Miller after they had decided to form their own company with Jim Levy, a record industry executive. Eventually, Larry Kaplan also joined in on this idea and in 1979, the legendary company Activision was born.

In 1984, he left Activision with Alan Miller to form Accolade after wanting to move from making video games to making computer games. He left that company in 1987, and vowed never to re-enter the video games industry, claiming it was all geared towards one audience.

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In 1979, Bob Whitehead teamed up with leading game designers <moby developer="David Crane">David Crane</moby>, <moby developer="Larry Kaplan">Larry Kaplan</moby> and <moby developer="Alan Miller">Alan Miller</moby> and joined <moby developer="Jim Levy">Jim Levy</moby>, a record industry executive, to form the legendary company <strong><moby company="Activision">Activision</moby></strong>.
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Bob Whitehead was a video game designer that started his career at <moby company="Atari">Atari</moby>. He was responsible for the company's success, however he was not getting any recognition for his work. He was just as important as the man in the factory line, as <moby developer="Ray Kassar"> Ray Kassar </moby> (CEO of Atari at the time) said. He eventually met up with
<moby developer="David Crane">David Crane</moby> and
<moby developer="Alan Miller">Alan Miller</moby> after they had decided to form their own company with <moby developer="Jim Levy">Jim Levy</moby>, a record industry executive. Eventually, ¶
<moby developer="Larry Kaplan">Larry Kaplan</moby> also joined in on this idea and in 1979,
the legendary company <strong><moby company="Activision">Activision</moby></strong> was born.¶

In 1984, he left Activision with Alan Miller to form <moby company="Accolade"> Accolade </moby> after wanting to move from making video games to making computer games. He left that company in 1987, and vowed never to re-enter the video games industry, claiming it was all geared towards one audience.

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view changes 3 Nov 04, 2016 Biography 64er (886) Approved edit
view changes 2 Sep 26, 2008 Biography Kabushi (257783) Approved update
view changes 1 Mar 12, 2008 Biography Scott G (792) Rejected major edit