Originally Posted by Fred the Duck
Look, if it were not for Jack, none of us would have had the Vic 20, C 64, and even the Amiga. We would not have had the Atari ST to laugh at (I owned one).
SO get off their case!!
...but Jack was already at Atari when Jay Miner and the team were looking for investors. Actually Atari made them a lousy offer knowing they had to accept it (they were running out of cash fast) and if Commodore hadn't bailed them out (paid off the Atari loan) the world would have never heard of the Amiga computer.