The latest news about Tim Cook, the out gay CEO of Apple, Inc. and successor of Steve Jobs. Cook is the public face of the company and unveils the latest Apple products, including the iPhone, iPad, and Macbooks. Tim Cook previously served as the senior vice president of worldwide operations at Apple, which he joined in 1998 after his tenure as a chief operating officer in a department of Intelligent Electronics. In 2012, he became the world's highest paid chief executive officer.
August 24 2011 6:54 PM ET
The new CEO of Apple is Tim Cook, a man outed as gay who many expected would take over the job if Steve Jobs ever had to resign, as he did today.