Business cards play a prominent role to maintain a good network or contacts of a company or an individual, this helps people in their professional lives. Business cards are generally shared during formal introductions as a memory aid or convenience. It is a classy way of saying “Call me maybe”. A business card normally contains giver’s name, company or business with its logo and then their contact information such as telephone number, email address, and website. Nowadays, people include their social media addresses such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
Business cards have been around for a while now. A good business card will never fail to create a good first impression, isn’t it? Have you ever thought of ‘how would business cards of world’s famous people look like?’ Are you interested to see the business cards of brave people from history? We are excited to share them with you. Here are a few business cards of big personalities in the world.
1. Albert Einstein: Scientist
Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. It takes many hours to describe what Albert Einstein did! ‘Genius’ is the only word that describes him. The business card may not seem like the business card of a 20th-century genius, but perhaps the brilliance lies in its simplicity.
2. Neil Armstrong: First Man Landed On the Moon
Neil Alden Armstrong was an American astronaut and the first person to walk on the Moon. He was an officer in U.S Navy and served in the Korean War before becoming an Astronaut.
3. Wright brothers: Wright Cycle Company
The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were two American aviators, engineers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who are generally credited with inventing, building, and flying the world’s the first successful airplane.
4. Abraham Lincoln: Former American President
Abraham Lincoln was an Americal statesman and lawyer who serves as the 16th President of the United States. He led the United States through its Civil war. Lincoln led the United States to ultimately defeat the Confederacy, and following his famous Emancipation Proclamation, he enacted measures to abolish slavery.
5. Bill Gates: Microsoft
William Henry “Bill” Gates is an American business magnate, entrepreneur, philanthropist, author, investor, programmer and principal founder of Microsoft, which is now the world’s largest PC Software company.
Designation: Chairman, CEO and Chief Software Architect
6. Steve Jobs: Apple
Steven Paul Jobs was an American entrepreneur, business magnate, inventor, industrial designer and a founder of Apple. He also acquired Pixar and Next.
Designation: Chairman, CEO, and Co-founder
7. Larry Page: Google
Lawrence Edward Page is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.
Designation: Co-founder, CEO
8. Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American programmer, Internet entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Mark Zuckerberg along with four friends launched Facebook from Harvard’s dormitory room. But primarily, it was limited to the university itself and later it was expanded rapidly.
Designation: Founder, CEO & Programmer
9. Evan Williams: Twitter
Evan Clark Williams is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur who has founded several Internet companies.
Designation: Founder & CEO
10. Jerry Yang: Yahoo
Jerry Chih Yuan Yang is a Taiwanese-American Internet entrepreneur, engineer, and programmer.
Designation: Co-founder and CEO
11. Chuck Jones: Warner Bros
Charles Marton Chuck Jones was an American animator, filmmaker, cartoonist, author, artist, and screenwriter, best known for his work with Warner Bros. As one of the major film studios, it is a division of Time Warner.
Designation: Animator, Director, Producer, and Screenwriter
12. Walter Elias Disney: Walt Disney
Walter Elias Disney was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. Disney as the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio, and established itself as a leader in the American animation industry before expanding into film production, television, and theme parks.
Designation: Founder and Cartoonist
13. Michael Dell: Dell
Michael Saul Dell is an American businessman, investor, philanthropist, and author. He is the founder and CEO of Dell Technologies.
Designation: Founder, Chairman, and CEO
14. Steve Wozniak: Apple
Stephen Gary Wozniak is an American inventor, electronics engineer, programmer, philanthropist, and technology entrepreneur. He is known as a pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s, along with Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.
15. Mitchell Baker: Mozilla
Winifred Mitchell Baker is the Executive Chairwoman of the Mozilla Foundation and of Mozilla Corporation. Baker was trained as a lawyer. She coordinates business and policy issues.
Designation: Executive Chairwoman
16. Meg Whitman: Hewlett Packard
Margaret Cushing Meg Whitman is an American business executive, political activist, and philanthropist. Whitman served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
17. John Donahoe: eBay
John Joseph Donahoe is an American businessman and worked as president and CEO of eBay. He is currently a member of the President’s Export Council and serves on the Boards of Directors of both eBay Inc. and Intel Corp. He also serves as chairman of PayPal.
18. Warren Buffett: Berkshire Hathaway
Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist who serves as the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway.
19. Barack Obama: Former USA President
Barack Hussein Obama is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017. The first African American to assume the presidency, he was previously the junior United States Senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008. Before that, he served in the Illinois State Senate from 1997 until 2004.
20. Hillary Clinton:
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton is an American politician who was the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001 and served as the junior U.S. Senator from New York from 2001 to 2009 and 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013.
These are the Business cards of 20 famous personalities. Whose business card was interesting? If you find any other great people’s business cards, please share them in the comments section below.