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Ted Waitt is the co-founder of Gateway, Inc.. 

He attended the University of Iowa where he came up with the idea for Gateway with Mike Hammond, whom he co-founded the company with.  Gateway, Inc. formerly known as Gateway 2000 started at a farm in Sioux City, Iowa with a $10,000 loan from Ted's grandmother. 

In 1998, he moved the company to La Jolla, California and in late 1999 gave up the reigns of CEO.  In January 2001, he returned to be the CEO only to give up the title again in 2004.

He decided to give up title of CEO for Gateway after acquiring eMachines.  In May 2005, he resigned as chairman of Gateway, Inc. ending a near 20-year run with the company he co-founded. 

Waitt is currently married and has four children.

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