Companies Companies Founded in 1983

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1983; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.

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24 Hour Fitness is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Health Care 24 Hour Fitness is the world's largest privately owned and operated fitness center chain, and third in number of clubs behind Gold's Gym and Fitness First of the UK. It currently has 425 clubs, ...more

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3Dlabs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing, Electronics industry 3DLABS was a fabless semiconductor company that originally developed the GLINT and PERMEDIA high-end graphics chip technology, that was used on many of the world's leading computer graphics ...more

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Aberdeen Asset Management is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Finance, Investment management Aberdeen Asset Management PLC is an international investment management group, managing assets for both institutions and private investors from offices around the world. Its head office is in ...more

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Acme Bread Company is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Bakery The Acme Bread Company is a Berkeley, California-based bakery that is one of the pioneers of the San Francisco Bay Area's "Bread Revolution", which in turn created the modern ...more

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Adam and Company is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Adam and Company Financial Services Adam and Company Plc is a private banking house based in the United Kingdom, part of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group. It offers a range of private banking services including investment ...more

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Adept Technology is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Robotics, Automation Adept Technology, Inc. is a multinational corporation with headquarters in Pleasanton, California. The company focuses on industrial automation and robotics, including software and vision ...more

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Adlair Aviation is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Adlair Aviation Adlair Aviation Ltd. was founded in 1983 as a family-owned charter airline in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, Canada. Adlair Aviation was established by one of the north's pilots, Willy Laserich. It is ...more

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Advanced Aircraft is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Advanced Aircraft Advanced Aircraft Corporation is an aircraft manufacturer based in Carlsbad, California.

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Aegon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Aegon Financial Services Aegon N.V. is a multinational life insurance, pensions and asset management company headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands. At the end of 2012, Aegon companies employed approximately 24,000 ...more

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Aegon UK is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Aegon UK Finance, Insurance Carriers Aegon UK is a pension, insurance and investment company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Aegon UK is the brand name for Scottish Equitable plc and it is a subsidiary of Aegon N.V. a multi-national ...more

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Aero Caribbean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Aero Caribbean Airline Aero Caribbean is an airline based in Vedado, Plaza de la Revolución, Havana, Cuba. It operates scheduled domestic passenger services to four domestic destinations and international ...more

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Aeromás is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Aeromás Airline Aeromas is an airline based in Montevideo in Uruguay. It operates domestic services as well as international charter flights to Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay for several large corporations and ...more

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Aerotek is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in 1983

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AHT Cooling Systems is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
AHT Cooling Systems Manufacturing AHT Cooling Systems is an Austrian company, active in both branches of industrial refrigeration and deep freezing, while its main areas of business are fridges and deep freezers for ...more

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Air Kasaï is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Air Kasaï Airline Air Kasaï is an airline with its head office on the property of N'Dolo Airport in Barumbu, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo. It operates charter services within Africa. Its main ...more

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Air Southwest is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Air Southwest Airline Air Southwest Ltd was an airline based in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada. It provided chartered flights throughout Western British Columbia, as well as a flight training school. Its main ...more

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Aircalin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Aircalin Airline Société Aircalin, also known as Air Calédonie International, is a French airline and is the international airline of New Caledonia. It also operates domestic services in ...more

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Aircruising Australia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Airline Aircruising Australia Limited is an airline based in Sydney, Australia. It operates air cruises/sightseeing trips as well as charter flights around Australia and New Zealand. Its main base is ...more

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Aixam is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Aixam Automotive industry Aixam-Mega is a French automobile manufacturer based in Aix-les-Bains, Savoie. It was founded in 1983 to make microcars following the acquisition of Arola.

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Al Rais Cargo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Al Rais Cargo Al Rais Cargo is a cargo airline based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It was established in 1983 and its main base is Dubai International Airport.

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Air One is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Airline Air One S.p.A., which operated as Air One "Smart Carrier", was Alitalia's low cost carrier subsidiary whose operating bases were located in Catania-Fontanarossa Airport, Palermo ...more

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Allegis Group is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Allegis Group Allegis Group, headquartered in Hanover, Maryland, in the United States, is one of the largest privately held staffing companies in the world, with $8.28 billion in revenue in 2012. Founded in ...more

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America West Airlines is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Airline, Air Transportation, Scheduled America West Airlines was a U.S. airline headquartered in Tempe, Arizona. Their main hub was at Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix, Arizona, with a secondary hub at Las Vegas McCarran International ...more

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AT&T Teleholdings, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
AT&T Teleholdings, Inc. Telecommunications AT&T Teleholdings, Inc., formerly known as Ameritech Corporation, was a U.S. telecommunications company that arose out of the 1984 AT&T divestiture. Ameritech was one of the seven ...more

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Animate is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Animate Retail Animate Ltd. is the retailing arm of MOVIC and is the largest retailer of anime, games, and manga in Japan. The first and headquarters store of Animate opened in 1983 and is located in ...more

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ANT1 Group is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
ANT1 Group Mass media Antenna Group better known as ANT1 Group is a media company in Greece and is currently the largest Greek media company. It was established in 1988 by Minos Kyriakou, the president and founder of ...more

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Apollo Hospital is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Apollo Hospital Health care Apollo Hospital (Delhi) is one of the hospitals owned by Apollo Hospitals, a healthcare corporation that operates 50 hospitals in South Asia.

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Apollo Hospitals is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Apollo Hospitals Health Care Apollo Hospitals is an Indian hospital chain based in Chennai, India. It was founded by Dr Prathap C. Reddy in 1983 and has hospitals in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Ghana, Nigeria, Mauritius, ...more

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Appaloosa Interactive is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Appaloosa Interactive Video game Appaloosa Interactive was a corporation, founded in 1983 in Hungary, that produced numerous console games, computer programs and TV-commercials during the 1980s and 90's. The company's ...more

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AT&T is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Telephone Communications, Except Radiotelephone, Telecommunications AT&T Inc. is an American multinational telecommunications corporation, headquartered at Whitacre Tower in downtown Dallas, Texas. AT&T is the second largest provider of mobile telephone ...more

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Aviajet is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Aviajet Aviajet is a Dublin-based charter broker. While it's not an airline, the company provides flights for tour operators. Its flights are operated by MD83's in the Aviajet livery. Airlines that ...more

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Baen Books is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Baen Books Publishing Baen Books is an American publishing house for science fiction and fantasy. In science fiction, it emphasizes space opera, hard science fiction, and military science fiction. The company was ...more

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Banyan Systems is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Banyan Systems Banyan Systems, Inc. was founded in 1983 by Anand Jagannathan, a software engineer and mid-level manager at Data General, Larry Floryan and David C. Mahoney. The company's distinctive logo, a ...more

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Barrick Gold is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Barrick Gold Mining Barrick Gold Corporation is the largest gold mining company in the world, with its headquarters in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Barrick is currently undertaking mining projects in Argentina, ...more

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BatchMaster Software is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
BatchMaster Software Enterprise resource planning BatchMaster Software is a USA based company that develops Enterprise Resource Planning solution for formula/recipe based mid-market process manufacturers. It is a Microsoft Gold Certified

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Bechtle is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Bechtle Information technology Bechtle AG is a German information technology services company. It offers IT consulting, IT services and is also acting as a reseller of information technology products. The company is ...more

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Belkin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Computer hardware Belkin International, Inc., is an American manufacturer of consumer electronics that specializes in connectivity devices. Headquartered in Playa Vista, Los Angeles, California, it sells various ...more

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Bell's Brewery is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Alcoholic beverage Bell's Brewery, Inc. is a brewing company based in Kalamazoo, Michigan, with a second facility in Comstock, Michigan. Bell's Brewery produces the Bell's brand of beers. Bell's also has a brewpub ...more

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BellSouth is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
BellSouth Telecommunications BellSouth Corporation is an American telecommunications holding company based in Atlanta, Georgia. BellSouth was one of the seven original Regional Bell Operating Companies after the U.S. ...more

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Berkshire Capital Corporation is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Investment banking

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Berry Aviation is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Airline Berry Aviation is an American charter airline based in San Marcos, Texas, United States. It was established and started operations in 1983 and operates charter passenger and cargo flights as ...more

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Big Dogs is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Restaurant

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Bipolar Integrated Technology is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Bipolar Integrated Technology Bipolar Integrated Technology was a semiconductor company based in Beaverton, Oregon which sold products implemented with ECL technology. The company was founded in 1983 by former Floating Point ...more

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Blackjack Pizza is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Blackjack Pizza is a Colorado-based pizza delivery chain founded in 1983 by a former Domino's Pizza employee, Vince Schmuhl, because Domino's Pizza was the only major pizza delivery company in ...more

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Blue Chip Cookies is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Bakery Blue Chip Cookies is a small chain of gourmet cookie bakeries and mail-order gourmet cookie businesses with headquarters in Milford, Ohio, United States. Current locations are Ohio, Kansas and ...more

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Borland is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Software, Computer, Prepackaged Software Borland Software Corporation is a software company that facilitates software deployment projects. Borland was first headquartered in Scotts Valley, California, then in Cupertino, California, and ...more

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Boss Film Studios is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Computer-generated imagery, Animation, Visual Effects Boss Film Studios was a prominent American visual effects company, founded by visual effects veteran Richard Edlund after his departure from Industrial Light and Magic, producing visual effects ...more

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Braniff is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Braniff Airline Braniff Inc. was a U.S. based airline and successor to Braniff International Airways. The domestic air carrier was originally headquartered at 7701 Lemmon Avenue, Dallas Love Field, Dallas, ...more

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Bruegger's is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
Restaurant, Bakery Bruegger's Enterprises, Inc., and wholly owned subsidiary Threecaf Brands Canada, Inc., are franchisers and operators of Bruegger's bakery-cafés, Timothy's World Coffee, mmmuffins, and ...more

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Buell Motorcycle Company is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Companies Founded in 1983
The Buell Motorcycle Company was an American motorcycle manufacturer based in East Troy, Wisconsin, and was founded in 1983 by ex-Harley-Davidson engineer Erik Buell. Harley-Davidson acquired ...more