[vcf-midatlantic] Paul Allen, 1953-2018

Evan Koblentz evan at vcfed.org
Tue Oct 16 09:16:00 EDT 2018

>> http://www.vulcan.com/News/Articles/2018/Statement-on-Paul-G-Allen

I posted on our Facebook/Twitter last night, forgot about here.

Paul contributed much to computing and also did a lot of important
philanthropy to all of humankind.

A couple of personal notes:

I met Paul one time, by phone, in January 2006. It was an interview for my
(now defunct) email newsletter. I recall him being easy to talk to. (That's
not always the case with billionaires, as I've met a few through my day


Back in February, at the first VCF Pacific Northwest, I was told by the
executive director of LCM that Paul personally approved having our show
there and told staff to keep him informed of the updates. That news made my

On Tue, Oct 16, 2018, 8:53 AM Andy Meyer via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> http://www.vulcan.com/News/Articles/2018/Statement-on-Paul-G-Allen

More information about the vcf-midatlantic mailing list