How rich is Nolan Bushnell?
Nolan Bushnell Net Worth:
Nolan Bushnell Net Worth:Nolan Key Bushnell (born February 5, 1943) is an American engineer and entrepreneur who founded both Atari, Inc. and the Chuck E. Cheese's Pizza-Time Theaters chain. Bushnell has been inducted into the Video Game Hall of Fame and the Consumer Electronics Association Hall of Fame, received the BAFTA Fellowship and the Nations Restaurant News “Innovator of the Year” award, and was named one of Newsweek's "50 Men Who Changed America." Bushnell has started more than twenty companies and is one of the founding fathers of the video game industry. He is currently on the board of Anti-Aging Games, but his latest venture is an educational software company called Brainrush that is using video game technology in educational software, incorporating real brain science, in a way that Bushnell believes will fundamentally change education. Nolan, who is co-founder and chairman of Brainrush, believes that Brainrush will be his biggest success.Nolan is credited with Bushnell's Law, an aphorism about games "easy to learn and difficult to master" being rewarding.
|Birth date:||February 5, 1943|
|Birth place:||Clearfield, Utah, USA|
|Profession:||Engineer, Entrepreneur, Writer|
|Education:||University of Utah College of Engineering, Utah State University, Stanford Business School|
|Spouse:||Paula Rochelle Nielson, Nancy Bushnell|
|Children:||Wyatt Bushnell, Brent N. Bushnell, Alissa Bushnell, Tyler Bushnell, Dylan Bushnell|
|Awards:||Video Game Hall of Fame, Consumer Electronics Association Hall of Fame, BAFTA Fellowship, Nations Restaurant News “Innovator of the Year” award|
|Nominations:||Newsweek's "50 Men Who Changed America"|
|Movies:||"Something Ventured", "Atari: Game Over" (2014)|
|TV shows:||"Made in the USA" (2005), video game "Hat Trick" (1987), Anti-AgingGames, "We Talk Games", "Nolan Bushnell Keynote Address" (2009)|