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Covad Communicatons  (Stock symbol: DVW ) Merged with MegaPath (2010 )

2220 O'Toole Avenue
San Jose, CA 95131
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Chuck McMinn (C9 Chairman) Robert Neumeister (Linux Executive VP) Diana Einterz Leonard (Orange Business Services SVP Operations) D. Craig Young (MegaPath Networks Executive Chairman) L. Dale Crandall (Kaiser Foundation Health Plan President/COO) Larry Irving (Irving Information Group CEO) Richard Jalkut (TelePacific CEO) Dan Lynch (CyberCash founder)
Former outside board: Lisa A. Hook (AOL Division President) Bart Schachter (Blueprint Ventures) Deborah Dunn (HP Former VP Strategy);  Robert C. Hawk (Hawk Communications);  Henry Kressel (Warburg Pincus);  Frank J. Marshall (Cisco Systems Former CTO);  Hellene Runtagh (Berwind Group CEO);  Rich Shapero (Crosspoint Venture Partners)

Business description: Covad is a leading nationwide provider of broadband voice and data communications. The company offers DSL, Voice Over IP, T1, Web hosting, managed security, IP and dial-up, and bundled voice and data services directly through Covad's network and through Internet Service Providers, value-added resellers, telecommunications carriers and affinity groups to small and medium-sized businesses and home users. Covad broadband services are currently available across the nation in 44 states and 235 Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) and can be purchased by more than 57 million homes and businesses, which represent over 50 percent of all US homes and businesses.
Customers include: Cisco SystemsDirecTVFleetwood Enterprises GSI Group IntelStanford University; ;  CompUSA ;  Excel;  Lightyear Network;  Met Tel;  Netifice;  Vartec
Partners include: AOLATandTBritish TelecomBroadxentCisco SystemsEarthLinkMcAfee MCIMegaPath NetworksNetopiaNokiaQwestSiemensSpeakeasySprint;  Broadwing;  CAN;  CompUSA ;  Focal Communications;  IKANO ;  Nextlink Wireless ;  Paradyne;  SyncLiveSM ;  Z-Tel Technologies

Capital raised: 51.0M
Ownership: Merged with MegaPath (2010 )
Stock Symbol: DVW
Angels/other VCs: Dan Lynch (Cybercash)
Corporate investors: Intel CapitalSBC

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Record updated: Feb 2018
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1996
Headcount: 1001-1250 as of Aug 2006
Capital Raised: 51.0M
Ownership: Merged with MegaPath (2010 )
Stock Symbol: DVW