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ABD Inc. - Asian Business Development

1558 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 759-8250
Website Company Summary Management Team

Management: Jane E Shaw (President) David Shaw (General Manager);  John Shaw (Founder)
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Business description: Asian Business Development, Inc. (ABD) is a San Francisco, California, U.S.A. based language localization company specializing in the translation, typesetting, press-ready digital art preparation, and printing of foreign language documents and bilingual business cards from English into Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. ABD Inc., formerly China Cultural Printing Co., is one of the longest standing Asian language firms in the Silicon Valley and North America.
Customers include: Abbott LaboratoriesAccelACERAcusonAgile SoftwareAlteon Web SystemsAmerican ExpressAndersen ConsultingAppleApplied MaterialsAsyst TechnologiesAutodeskBlue Coat SystemsC-Cube MicrosystemsCell GenysysCharles SchwabChevronChironCisco SystemsCitibankCloroxCommerce OneCompaqDigital Equipment CorporationDuke UniversityDuPontEdifyEPRIsolutionsEquator TechnologiesEsprit Capital PartnersExodus CommunicationsFMCGenentechGuidantHitachi Data SystemsHoneywellHPIBMIncyteInformix SoftwareIntelIntuitKomagLevi StraussLucasfilmMacromediaMacy'sMcAfeeMerckMetawareMotorolaNational SemiconductornCubeNECPhilipsPixar Animation StudiosPotlatchQualcommQuantumQuokka SportsSAICSanminaSemioSilicon GraphicsSmart MachinesSolectronSony Computer Entertainment AmericaStanford UniversitySumitomoSun MicrosystemsSybaseSymantecTandem ComputersTelelogicTiVoToshibaToyotaTruevisionUC BerkeleyUnion PacificUniversal DisplayVarianVeriFoneVeriSignWave WirelessWestinghouseXilinxZiff Davis;  Agronaut Technologies;  Air Touch;  Allied Signal;  Allstate Insurance;  American Cancer Society;  American Heart Association;  American President Lines;  Ampex;  ARCO;  Ashtech;  ATAndT;  Babcock and Brown;  Ball State University;  Browning Ferris Industries;  C. Melcher;  California DMV;  California Pacific Medical Center;  California State University;  Cellular One;  China Airlines;  Chinese Culture Center;  Chinese Historical Society;  Chips;  Coopers and Lybrand;  Cray Research;  DataViz;  Deloitte-Touche;  Dole;  EG andG;  Ensign Bickford;  EQE;  Federal Express;  Franklin Templeton;  Fritz Companies;  Fuji Film;  Goodwill;  Graham andJames;  Grubb andEllis;  Harrah's Casino;  HeartLab;  Hemostatix;  Holiday Inn;  Hyatt regency Hotels;  I. Magnin;  Industrial Light and Magic;  Intertech;  Japan Airlines;  JHK;  Johns Hopskins University;  Kaiser;  Kapgrounds of America;  Kokubu-Lambert;  Landor Associates;  Lanxide;  Litton;  Longview Fibre;  Manitowoc;  McGraw Hill;  Merrl Lynch;  Miles Cutter Pharmaceuticals;  Morrison Knudsen;  MUNI;  NetGenesis;  Netstream;  New Mexico Economic Development;  Nikon;  Noah's Bagels;  Omron;  Pacific Bell;  Packard Foundation;  Pebble beach resorts;  Pentagram Design;  PepsiCo;  PG andE;  Pillsbury;  PrarieCom;  Primo Angeli;  Redlake;  Robert Mondavi Wineries;  Robertson Stevens;  Saint Francis Hospital;  San Francisco General Hospital;  San francsico Asian Art Museum;  Secure Horizons;  Southwestern Bell;  Spectra Physics;  Synchion;  Syntra;  T.Y. Lin International;  Talbots;  TechnoSys;  TMA;  Travelers Insurance;  UC Santa Barbara;  UCSF Medical Center;  United Airlines Unisys;  University of Florida;  University of Iowa;  University of San Francisco;  University of Virginia;  Wilaen;  Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati;  YWCA;  Zycad
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Translation, typesetting, digital press-ready art, and printing of Asian language documents and bilingual business cards from English into Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. Asian language business cards, manuals, quick start guides, brochures, business documents, specification sheets, etc.
Keywords: Keywords: translation, typesetting, Printing, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, English, Business Cards, press-ready art, San Francisco, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Korean, Asian, language, localization, meishi, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Manuals, Quick Start Guides, brochures

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Record updated: Jul 2008
Sector: Professional Services
Year Founded: 1972
Ownership: Private