Business cards of the rich & famous from Lady Gaga to Walt Disney

Before the days of smartphones, and mobile tablets – how could you expect someone to remember all the important things about you and your profession, how would you ensure someone walked away with the right impression after a chance encounter? Business cards of the rich & famous show how their humble and sometimes quirky style ensured their owners were remembered alongside their brand, company or profession. How many opportunities would have been missed if even the likes of Steve Jobs hadn’t bothered to hand out a business card?

Jerry Lang – Yahoo CEO & Co-Founder Jerry Lang co-created in February 1994 with David Filo an Internet website called “Jerry and Dave’s Guide to the World Wide Web” consisting of a directory of other websites. It was later renamed to Yahoo! His business card just reeks of the 90′s!