Jeri Ellsworth

Entrepreneur, Person

1974 –

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Who is Jeri Ellsworth?

Jeri Ellsworth is an US entrepreneur and autodidact computer chip designer and inventor. Currently the president of Technical Illusions, she became known in 2004 for creating a complete Commodore 64 system on a chip within a joystick, called C64 Direct-to-TV. That "computer in a joystick" could run 30 video games from the early 1980s, and was a very popular Christmas gift, at peak selling over 70,000 units in a single day via the QVC shopping channel. Ellsworth currently lives in Seattle.

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Born
1974
Yamhill
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Walla Walla University
Lived in
  • Oregon

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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