Guy Kawasaki (Silicon Valley venture capitalist, author and Apple Fellow) was born on August 30, 1954

Guy Kawasaki is a Silicon Valley venture capitalist, author and Apple Fellow. He was one of the Apple employees originally responsible for marketing the Macintosh in 1984. He is currently a Managing Director of Garage Technology Ventures, and has been involved in the rumor reporting site Truemors and the RSS aggregator Alltop. He is also a well-known blogger. Guy Kawasaki was one of the Apple employees originally responsible for marketing the Macintosh in 1984, and is referred to as one of the prime Apple evangelists. After leaving Apple, in 1987, Kawasaki became founder/CEO of ACIUS. He also started the company Fog City Software, another company that didn't make it past its second birthday. He is currently a Managing Director of Garage Technology Ventures, a venture capital firm which specializes in high-technology start-up firms located in Silicon Valley, California, as well as co-founder of Nononina, the company that created the Truemors and Alltop websites. He is also an advisor for Jajah, on invitation from co-founder Roman Scharf, and Visible Measures, working with Founder and CEO Brian Shin. As of September 2009, his blog "How to Change the World" is currently ranked in the top 2,000 most-popular globally.