David Szetela on John Sculley and Mike Harvey

Posted Sat, Sep. 1st 2012 in Echoes of KFest (video)

On July 18, 2007, David Szetela, founding editor of Nibble Magazine, delivered the keynote speech at KansasFest, an annual celebration of the Apple II. In this segment, he discusses the impact and legacy of John Sculley and Mike Harvey. Video by Ken Gagne.

Recorded on 7/18/2007 by Ken Gagne and made available under a ,Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0) Creative Commons license.

David Szetela on the Apple II

Posted Fri, Aug. 31st 2012 in Echoes of KFest (video)

On July 18, 2007, David Szetela, founding editor of Nibble Magazine, delivered the keynote speech at KansasFest, an annual celebration of the Apple II. In this segment, he discusses the departmental politics at Apple Computer Inc.

Recorded on 7/18/2007 by Ken Gagne and made available under a ,Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0) Creative Commons license.

David Szetela’s 2007 keynote speech

Posted Mon, Feb. 28th 2011 in News

In 2007, KansasFest had the pleasure of hosting David Szetela as the keynote speaker. Mr. Szetela, currently owner and CEO of Clix Marketing, served as the founding editor of the esteemed Nibble Magazine when the Apple publication debuted in 1980. After leaving Nibble, Mr. Szetela spent more than six years working at Apple Computer Inc., giving him an inside perspective on the producers of the world’s most famous personal computer.

Two brief videos from Mr. Szetela’s keynote speech have recently been unearthed and published. In the first, Mr. Szetela discusses the departmental politics at Apple Computer Inc. during the Apple II’s twilight; in the second, he acknowledges the impact and legacy of individuals such as John Sculley and Mike Harvey.Our thanks to Mr. Szetela for taking the time to share this history of the Apple II!