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Bill Gates, Microsoft, Albuquerque Group, Paul Allen, Steve Wood, Bob Wallace, Jim Lane, Bob O' Rear, Bob Greenberg, Marc McDonald, Gordon Letwin, Andrea Lewis, Marla Wood

Gates, at left in the front row, with members of the "Albuquerque Group," the original 11 members of Microsoft Corp. who worked at the company's offices in Albuquerque, N.M., before relocating to Washington state. Standing in the back row, from left, are Steve Wood, Bob Wallace, Jim Lane;... Microsoft Corp. via Bloomberg News