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Palm  (Stock symbol: PALM ) Acquired by HP (2010 $ 1,200,000,000 )

950 W. Maude Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Fred D Anderson (Apple Former CFO) Robert C Hagerty (Polycom CEO) D Scott Mercer (Steel Excel Interim CEO) Paul S Mountford (Cisco Systems) Jonathan Rubenstein (Palm Executive Chairman) Gordon A Campbell (Techfarm Ventures CEO)
Former outside board: Roger McNamee (Elevation Partners);  David L Anderson (Sutter Hill Ventures);  Jim Barksdale (Barksdale Group);  Eric A Benhamou (3Com CEO) Gareth Chang (GC3 & Associates International) Jean-Jacques Damlamian (France Telecom);  John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins) Donna Dubinsky (Handspring CEO);  Bruce Dunlevie (Benchmark) Mike Homer (AOL Sr. VP) David C Nagel (AT&T Labs President) John Shoven (Stanford University Professor);  Susan G Swenson (Leap Wireless)

Business description: Palm, Inc. is a leading mobile products company, creating instinctive yet powerful mobile products that enable people to better manage their lives on the go. The company's products for consumers, mobile professionals and businesses include Palm(R) Treo(TM), Pre(TM) and Centro(TM) phones, as well as software, services and accessories. Palm products are sold through select Internet, retail, reseller and wireless operator channels throughout the world, and at Palm online stores (
Customers include: AlphaSmartColdwell Banker FossilSamsung;  Anyware;  GSL;  HealthRamp;  International Tour Directors ;  Legend;  Pacific Union Real Estate;  PHT Corporation;  Rio Grande Schools;  San Diego Police Department ;  Sherwin-Williams ;  Wichita Unified School District
Partners include: BEA SystemsPepsiSharpSingTel Sony EricssonSprintTexas InstrumentsYahoo!Yelp ;  AST;  Casio;  Celestica;  Orange France ;  Portable Innovation Technology;  Rogers Wireless

Rounds: 3
Capital raised: 7.4M
Ownership: Acquired by HP (2010 $ 1,200,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: PALM
Corporate investors: SONY

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Record updated: Apr 2010
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1992
Headcount: 801-1000 as of Jan 2010
Rounds: 3
Capital Raised: 7.4M
Ownership: Acquired by HP (2010 $ 1,200,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: PALM