Jonathan Ive collects Commander of the British Empire (CBE) title

Apple's Senior Vice President of Industrial Design Jonathan Ive received his CBE (Commander of the British Empire) today from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in London.

Jonathan Ive was born in the UK in February 1967, studied design at Newcastle Polytechnic and joined Apple in 1992. He is the designer of the iMac and iPod.

The award was announced in December 2005. In a statement at the time, Apple said: "We are as proud as could be that Jony is receiving such a prestigious commendation."

(News source: Macworld UK)


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