Thomas J. Watson
About the Author
Thomas J. Watson Jr. was chief executive officer of IBM from 1956 to 1971 and, after his retirement, President Carter’s ambassador to Moscow. He was named chairman emeritus and served as a member of IBM’s advisory board until his death.
Peter Petre is a member of the editorial board at Fortune magazine and the co-author of It Doesn’t Take a Hero: The Autobiography of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf.