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Handspring  (Stock symbol: HAND ) Acquired by Palm (2003)

189 Bernardo Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94043
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Kim Clark (Harvard University Professor);  John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins) Bruce Dunlevie (Benchmark) William Kennard (Carlyle Group);  Mitchell Kertzman (Liberate Technologies CEO)

Business description: Handspring is a leading innovator in personal communications and handheld computing. The company's products include the Treo wireless communicators and Treo 90 organizer, the Visor expandable handheld computers, and client and server software for fast Web access from handheld devices and mobile phones.
Customers include: Imagistics Intgernational
Partners include: ATandT WirelessAvantGoGoogleRioPortRogersSEVEN NetworksSprintVisto;  BrightStar;  Cellstar. CEC Telecom;  CIC;  Franklin Covey;  Handango;  NaviCom;  Orange SA;  Palm Gear H.Q.;  Rogers ATandT Wireless;  Synchrologic;  Telcel;  Virgin Atlantic;  Xcellenet

Rounds: 1
Capital raised: 9.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Palm (2003)
Stock Symbol: HAND
VCs include: BenchmarkKleiner Perkins

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Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1998
Headcount: 201-300 as of Sep 2003
Rounds: 1
Capital Raised: 9.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Palm (2003)
Stock Symbol: HAND