John Warnock Bio Details
Dr. John Edward Warnock
Date of birth
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Computer Scientist (1978)
CEO of Adobe Systems Inc (1984 - 2001)
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States (Finished 1969)
Co founded Adobe Systems Inc with Dr. Charles Geschke in 1982 and has been the company's Chairman since 1984 having been CEO and Chief Tecnhology Officer. Adobe was responsible for creating the first "desktop publishing" system in 1985. Today Adobe is the leader in electronic imaging and publishing and in graphical arts software.
Holds a B.S. in mathematics and philosophy (1961), an M.S. in mathematics (1964), and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering (1969), from the University of Utah.
In 1964 he solved the Jacobson radical - a complicated problem in abstract algebra that had remained unsolved since being posed in 1956
Co founder of Adobe Systems Inc