Long-time App Store developer relations head Ron Okamoto retires

In a retirement that slipped under the radar, Steve Jobs hire Ron Okamoto has retired, with his App Store developer relations role taken up by Susan Prescott.

Okamoto at the AutoCad for Mac launch in 2010Okamoto at the AutoCad for Mac launch in 2010

“We are thrilled to have Ron leading our developer relations team,” Jobs said at the time of Okamoto’s hiring. “Ron’s firsthand experience at two successful Mac developers will help Apple to become an even better partner for our third party developers.”

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