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Trimble Navigation  (Stock symbol: TRMB )

749 N. Mary Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94088
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Mark S. Peek (VMware CFO) Merit E. Janow (Columbia University Professor) Kaigham Gabriel (The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory CEO);  Borje Ekholm (Ericsson Former CEO/President) William Hart (Technology Partners Former Managing Partner) Ulf J. Johansson (Europolitan Holdings) Bradford W. Parkison (Stanford University Professor) Nickolas W. Vande Steeg (Parker Hannifan)
Former outside board: Bob Cohn (Octel Communications Former CEO) Bob Cooper (Atlantic Aerospace) Zvonko FazarincJohn B. Goodrich (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati)

Business description: Trimble is a leading innovator of Global Positioning System (GPS) technology. In addition to providing advanced GPS components, Trimble augments GPS with other positioning technologies as well as wireless communications and software to create complete customer solutions. Trimble's worldwide presence and unique capabilities position the Company for growth in emerging applications including surveying, automobile navigation, machine guidance, asset tracking, wireless platforms, and telecommunications infrastructure. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., Trimble has more than 2,000 employees in more than 20 countries worldwide.
Customers include: ATandTReady Mix ;  AA;  Baton Rouge Water ;  Carrier ;  Carrier Commercial Service ;  CNH;  Croatia ;  Fayetteville Public Utilities ;  French Military;  Grimmway Farms ;  Honeywell's Guidance and Navigation Division;  Lattimore Materials; ;  OpenReach ;  Perth ;  Poland's Agency for Agriculture;  Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems;  Rinker Materials;  Singapore ;  Thiess John Holland ;  Turkey ;  US Coast Guard;  USAF
Partners include: Adobe SystemsAutodeskBell AtlanticCaterpillar HILTI HoneywellNextel PioneerSiemensSprintWestinghouse;  Ag Leader Technology;  AmeriQuest ;  Bentley ;  Casio G'zOne ;  Cinterion ;  Command Alkon;  Geotek;  McNeilus ;  Metrix ;  Photovac ;  Truecount ;  Vico Software

Rounds: 4
Capital raised: 4.0M
Ownership: Public  
Stock Symbol: TRMB
VCs include: Technology Partners
Angels/other VCs: Bob CooperZvonko Fazarinc (HP);  Brad Parkinson
Corporate investors: DTM Marine

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Record updated: Oct 2019
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 1978
Headcount: 5001-7000 as of Feb 2019
Rounds: 4
Capital Raised: 4.0M
Ownership: Public  
Stock Symbol: TRMB