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Phoenix Technologies  (Stock symbol: PTEC ) Acquired by Marlin Equity Partners (2010 $ 139,000,000 )

910 East Hamilton Avenue, Suite 110
Campbell, CA 95008
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Richard M. Noling (Insignia Solutions Former President/CEO) Dale L. Fuller (McAfee Interim CEO) Mitch Tuchman (Net Market Partners) Douglas E. Barnett (AlixPartners CFO) Jeff Smith (Ramius Group Partner Managing Director) Patrick Little (eASIC CEO) Edward Terino (Arlington Tankers Former CEO/CFO) Kenneth Traub (Ethos Management CEO)
Former outside board: Robert J. Majteles (Treehouse Capital General Partner) Taher Elgamal (Tumbleweed Communications) John Mutch (MV Advisors Managing Partner) David S. Dury (Aspect Development Former CFO) Lance HancheGeorge Huang (Award Software International);  Edmund Jensen (Visa CEO);  Anthony Morris (Morris & Associates);  Tony Sun (Venrock Associates);  Shih Chien Yang (Minister China)

Business description: Phoenix Technologies Ltd., the leader in core systems software products, services and embedded technologies, pioneers open standards and delivers innovative solutions that enable the PC industry’s top system builders and specifiers to differentiate their systems, reduce time-to-market and increase their revenues. The Company’s flagship products – Phoenix SecureCore Technology™ and Embedded BIOS® — are revolutionizing the PC user experience by delivering unprecedented performance, security, reliability, continuity, and ease-of-use. The Company established industry leadership and created the PC clone industry with its original BIOS product in 1983. Every major PC maker uses Phoenix’s products and Phoenix has shipped its firmware in over one billion systems across the globe. Phoenix is headquartered in Campbell, California with offices worldwide.
Customers include: Asus Creative TechnologyDECHP;  Arima;  Endpoint Technologies Associates ;  Haier Group;  Mitac ;  Siemens Business Services ;  Symphony Labs;  Taito ;  Toyotsu Syscom
Partners include: Absolute Software Arcot Systems Ericsson FujitsuIngram MicroLG ElectronicsNational SemiconductorOSA TechnologiesPC MallSafeNet SamsungThird Wave AutomationTiVoToshibaVeridicomVeriSignWhiteHat;  4MBO;  AAEON;  Advantech;  Aloha NY Systems;  Altex ComputersAndElectronics;  Amazon Consulting;  Andar Engineering;  Assuredc Computing Technologies;  BeDeHa;  BlueHighway Software;  CFL;  Cogent software ;  Compal Electronics;  CompuCom;  Cool Access;  CS Technical Services;  Daly Computers;  Elitegroup Computer Systems;  Eltan;  FlexNet Systems;  Forward Systems Development;  Global Hauri;  HESI;  IMB;  Information Superhiway;  Intelligent Computer Solutions;;  Isonet;  MAB Security Provider ;  MAP Japan;  MarFam Computer Solutions;  Micro/Base Technologies;  Moon Solutions;  MSC Vertriebs GmbH;  Music Marketing;  NSTL;  NTT Data;  OMGroup;  Orbid;  Quanta Computer;  Renesas Technology;  Right Solutions;  Ryoyo Electro;  Safend ;  SBC Designs;  SED International;  SMSC;  Softex;  Solomon;  Systemax Europe;  The Hero Company;  The RAM Group;  Tokyo Electron Device;  Touchstone Software;  UNIDUX;  WalkAbout Computers;  WeLink;  Wistron

Ownership: Acquired by Marlin Equity Partners (2010 $ 139,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: PTEC
Corporate investors: Intel Capital

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Record updated: Oct 2013
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1979
Headcount: 301-400 as of Oct 2013
Ownership: Acquired by Marlin Equity Partners (2010 $ 139,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: PTEC