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OmniSky  (Stock symbol: OMNY ) Acquired by EarthLink (2001)

One Market, Steuart Tower #600
San Francisco, CA 94105
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Lachlan Murdoch (News Corp Director);  Stephen M Diamond (Sprout Group);  Alex Mandl (Teligent CEO);  David Oros (Aether Systems Founder);  Janice Roberts (Mayfield Fund) Tom Wheeler (CellularTelecom Association);  Sara White (UCSF Clinical Professor School of Pharmacy)

Business description: OmniSky develops wireless service that allows users to securely access their primary email, extract content from the Internet and corporate Intranets and share schedules remotely.
Customers include: consumers
Partners include: ATandT WirelessAvantGoNovatel Wireless;  Riverbed Tech

Rounds: 3
Capital raised: 125.0M
Ownership: Acquired by EarthLink (2001)
Stock Symbol: OMNY
VCs include: Sprout Group;  News Corp
Corporate investors: 3Com;  PSINet;  Aether

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Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1999
Headcount: 151-200 as of Jan 2002
Rounds: 3
Capital Raised: 125.0M
Ownership: Acquired by EarthLink (2001)
Stock Symbol: OMNY