When was Apple incorporated?

Apple was incorporated in the state of California on January 3, 1977.

What is Apple's mission statement? Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has reinvented the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices with iPad.

Where can I get information on the company? The corporate website map contains a variety of links to information regarding Apple.

Where can I find information about Apple's environmental policies? At Apple we recognize our responsibility to minimize the environmental impacts of our operations and products. More information can be found at Apple and the Environment.

Can the public tour the Apple facility? No, but members of the public can visit the Apple Company Store at Apple's headquarters at 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, California.

Who are the members of Apple's board of directors? Arthur D. Levinson, Ph.D. Chairman and former CEO Genentech, Inc.

William V. Campbell Chairman and former CEO Intuit, Inc.

Tim Cook CEO Apple

Millard S. Drexler Chairman and Chief Executive Officer J. Crew

Albert Gore, Jr. Former Vice President of the United States

Robert A. Iger President and Chief Executive Officer The Walt Disney Company

Andrea Jung Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors Avon Products, Inc.

Ronald D. Sugar, Ph.D. Former Chairman and CEO Northrop Grumman Corporation

What are the board committees and their members? Apple's board of directors has three committees: Audit and Finance, Nominating and Compensation.

The Audit and Finance committee members are Ronald D. Sugar, Ph.D. (Chairperson), William V. Campbell, Robert A. Iger, and Arthur D. Levinson, Ph.D.

The Compensation committee members are Andrea Jung (Chairperson), Millard S. Drexler, and Albert Gore, Jr.

The Nominating and Corporate Governance committee members are William V. Campbell (Chairperson), Millard S. Drexler, and Albert Gore, Jr.

Who are Apple's independent auditors? Effective February 26, 2009, Apple's independent registered public accounting firm is Ernst & Young LLP.