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Companies Founded in 1979

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1979; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
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  • 1
    3Com is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    3Com

    Telephone Apparatus Manufacturing, Telephone and Telegraph Apparatus
    3Com Corporation was a digital electronics manufacturer best known for its computer network... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Abaeté Linhas Aéreas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Abaeté Linhas Aéreas

    Airline
    Abaeté Linhas Aéreas S/A is a domestic airline based in Lauro de Freitas, near Salvador da... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Activision is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Activision

    Video game industry, Prepackaged Software
    Activision Publishing, Inc. is an American video game publisher. It was founded on October 1,... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Acuson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Acuson

    Acuson Corporation is a manufacturer, worldwide marketer and service provider of... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Advanced Technology Ventures is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Advanced Technology Ventures

    Venture capital financing, Private equity
    Our History Founded... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Aero Contractors is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Aero Contractors

    Aero Contractors Ltd., a private charter company based in Smithfield, North Carolina, is said... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Aerovías DAP is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Aerovías DAP

    Airline
    Aerovías DAP is an airline based in Punta Arenas, Chile. It operates scheduled and charter... more on Wikipedia
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    Agility Logistics is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Agility Logistics

    Freight Transportation Arrangement, General Warehousing and Storage
    Agility is a publicly traded global logistics company headquartered in Kuwait. It provides... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Air Grand Canyon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Air Grand Canyon

    Airline
    Air Grand Canyon is an airline headquartered on the grounds of Grand Canyon National Park... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Air Nelson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1979
    Air Nelson, a subsidiary of Air New Zealand is a regional airline based in Nelson, New... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Allco Finance Group is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Allco Finance Group

    Financial Services
    Allco Financial Group was a fully integrated global financial services business, listed on the... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Alpi Eagles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Alpi Eagles

    Airline
    Alpi Eagles SpA was an airline headquartered in Sant'Angelo di Piove di Sacco, Italy. The... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Ameriquest Mortgage is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Ameriquest Mortgage

    Ameriquest was one of the United States' largest sub-prime mortgage lender until it was shut... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Applied Micro Circuits Corpora is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Applied Micro Circuits Corporation

    Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
    Company Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC) Stock Ticker Symbol NASDAQ:... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Aquilent Inc. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Aquilent Inc.

    Management Consulting Services
  • 16
    Arab Hellenic Bank is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Arab Hellenic Bank

    The Arab Hellenic Bank was an internationally owned bank based in Greece. In 1978, in advance... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Arno Political Consultants is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Arno Political Consultants

    Arno Political Consultants, Inc. is a company based in Lincoln, California. The company was... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Atlantic Southeast Airlines is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1979
    Atlantic Southeast Airlines was an American airline based in the A-Tech Center in College... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Ballard Power Systems is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Ballard Power Systems

    Manufacturing, Alternative energy
    Ballard Power Systems, located in Burnaby, British Columbia – a suburb of Vancouver – is a... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Bangladesh Telegraph and Telep is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Bangladesh Telegraph and Telephone Board

    Telecommunications
    The Bangladesh Telegraph and Telephone Department was created in 1971. Today 'BTTB' provides... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Bavaria Sonor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Bavaria Sonor

    Bavaria Sonor is a licensing agency. It exploits the merchandising rights of BAVARIA FILM and...
  • 22
    Bengawan Solo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Bengawan Solo

    Bengawan Solo is a bakery in Singapore. It has 38 outlets islandwide with a factory at 23... more on Wikipedia
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    Bering Air is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1979
    Bering Air is an American regional airline headquartered in Nome, Alaska, USA. It operates... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceutica is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals

    Biotechnology
    Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals is a research-based pharmaceutical company headquartered in... more on Wikipedia
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    Boston Acoustics is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1979

    Boston Acoustics

    Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
    Founded in 1979 by Advent veterans Andy Kotsatos and Frank Reed, Boston Acoustics is a... more on Wikipedia
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