“There’s a culture of success here that stems back from these big corporate headquarters that were founded in this area—Morrison-Knudsen, Albertsons, Simplot, Micron. There’s a feeling of success, a very cooperative atmosphere. ” Learn more. >>
On Friday morning (2/3/2012), Steve Appleton (CEO of Micron) passed away in a plane accident.
Steve Appleton was a pillar of this community and we will continue to feel the influence of his vision for years to come. His leadership in elevating a home-grown Idaho company to the global stage has paved the way for future pioneers and visionaries in our valley to dream big and achieve greatness. We grieve with our community and share our deepest condolences with his family and friends and those he influenced over the years through his leadership of Micron.