List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1989; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
1-800-GOT-JUNK?Waste Management and Remediation Services 1-800-GOT-JUNK? is a franchised residential and commercial junk removal company operating the United States, Canada, and Australia. The company's business model consists of taking an old ...more
1st Constitution BancorpSavings Institutions, Federally Chartered, Financial Services 1st Constitution Bancorp is the New Jersey holding company of 1st Constitution Bank. It has 10 branches following the opening of its new Plainsboro and Fort Lee, NJ Branches. It was founded in ...more
Abaco Founded in 1989, Abaco is a global leader of mobile solutions. Abaco enables businesses to extend the transactional integrity of their enterprises to their mobile communities utilizing ...more
ABBYYSoftware ABBYY is an international software company that provides optical character recognition, document capture and language software for both PC and mobile devices. The majority of ABBYY products, ...more
Universal AbitComputer hardware, Electronics industry Universal Abit was a computer components manufacturer, based in Taiwan, active since the 1980s. Its core product line were motherboards aimed at the overclocker market. Abit experienced serious ...more
ABRY PartnersPrivate equity ABRY Partners is a private equity firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts that focuses on investments in media. Since 1989, the firm has completed over $18.0 billion of leveraged ...more
AeroquetzalAirline Aeroquetzal is a defunct airline formerly based at Guatemala La Aurora International Airport. Flying only regional routes first, Aeroquetzal later became the first Guatemalan airline besides ...more
Air DolomitiAirline Air Dolomiti S.p.A. is an Italian regional airline with its head office in Dossobuono, Villafranca di Verona, Italy and operating base at Munich Airport, Germany. It is a wholly owned subsidiary ...more
Air EuropeAirline Air Europe was an airline based in Malpensa International Airport, Italy. It was at the time of closure part of the Alitalia S.p.A. group. Air Europe suspended operations in December 2008 after ...more
Air NunavutAirline Air Nunavut is an airline based in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada. It is the only local and Inuit-owned air carrier in the eastern Arctic, operating MEDEVAC and charter services throughout Canada's ...more
Alfa Group Alfa Group Consortium is one of Russia's largest privately owned investment groups, with interests in oil and gas, commercial and investment banking, asset management, insurance, retail trade, ...more
Algorithmics Inc. Algorithmics was a Toronto, Ontario based company founded by Ron Dembo that provided risk management software to financial institutions. Founded in 1989, Algorithmics employed over 850 people in ...more
Allen CarsAutomotive industry
American Communications CorpTelecommunications
American Internet ServicesTelecommunications, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portal American Internet Services is a data center and cloud service solutions provider based out of San Diego, California. AIS provides cloud computing, colocation, Internet service, disaster ...more
AmeriHost InnHospitality AmeriHost Inn was a small chain of hotels located in the United States and Canada. The chain consisted of two-or-three story interior corridor buildings constructed based on the company's ...more
Amigo SupermarketsRetail Amigo Supermarkets is a chain of supermarkets located in Puerto Rico owned by Walmart.
Andor TechnologyPhotography Andor Technology Ltd is a developer and manufacturer of high performance light measuring solutions. It became a subsidiary of Oxford Instruments after it was purchased for £176m in ...more
Arc'teryxClothing, Backpacking Arc'teryx is an outdoor clothing and sporting goods company founded in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, in 1989. The name and logo of Arc'teryx refer to the Archaeopteryx, the earliest ...more
ASAP Tent and Party RentalsAll Other Consumer Goods Rental, Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports ASAP Tent and Party Rentals is an established rental company serving Toronto, the GTA and southern Ontario.
AsusComputer hardware, Electronic Computer Manufacturing, Electronics industry ASUSTeK Computer Inc., usually referred to as ASUS and in Chinese Huáshuò, and trading under that name, is a Taiwanese multinational computer hardware and electronics company ...more
Atlantique Air AssistanceAirline Atlantique Air Assistance is a French regional airline headquartered in La Chevrolière. It was created in 1989 that operates charter flights, corporate aviation, Air ambulance, ...more
Atlas Bank The Atlas Group established Atlas Investment Bank in 1990 as a joint venture between Atlas Group and the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, Japan. With an associated company, Atlas Lease Limited formed ...more
Atlas Media Corp.Media Atlas Media Corp. is a New York-based independent production company of non-fiction entertainment. The company was founded in 1989 by Bruce David Klein and produces television series and ...more
Société Nationale des Autoroutes du Maroc The Société Nationale des Autoroutes du Maroc is the Morocco's national authority for the management of over 1400 -km of Moroccan expressways. ADM is based in Rabat. ADM runs the ...more
Avalon GuitarsManufacturing Avalon Guitars is the name of an acoustic guitar manufacturer based in Newtownards, County Down in Northern Ireland.
Avnet–Kerner Productions Avnet–Kerner Productions is a production company founded in 1989 by Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner.
Balance Consulting Balance Consulting LLC is a company that provides training and advisory services for tax information reporting, accounts payable, and sales and use tax to businesses. On November 6, 2009 Balance ...more
Bangarra Dance Theatre Bangarra Dance Theatre is an Indigenous Australian contemporary dance company founded in 1989 by Carole Johnson, an African-American and founding director of National Aboriginal Islander Skills ...more
Berjaya AirAirline Berjaya Air Sdn Bhd is an airline with its head office in the Berjaya Hangar of the SkyPark Terminal Building on the property of Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang, Selangor, Malaysia. The ...more
Binter CanariasAirline Binter Canarias S.A. is an airline based in Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain. It is a regional carrier operating inter-island services within the Canary Islands, in addition to services to Morocco, ...more
Bluefield Associates, Inc.
Borderline Records Borderline Records was formed in 1989 by an underground artist named Bryant Clover. He was signed to Atlantic Records in 1992, but was released due to no improvement, he didn't release one album ...more
Boulevard Brewing CompanyBrewing Boulevard Brewing Company is a regional brewery located in Kansas City, Missouri. The Brewers Association currently ranks Boulevard as the 12th largest craft brewery, and the 19th largest active ...more
Boylesports Boylesports is the largest independent bookmaker in Ireland. Headquartered in Dundalk, County Louth, Boylesports has 205 retail branches throughout the country. In addition to their retail ...more
BrightPointTelecommunications, Other Electronic Parts and Equipment Merchant Wholesalers, Wireless BrightPoint, Inc. is a provider of "wireless device lifecycle services", specializing in the distribution of wireless devices and in providing customized logistics services to the ...more
BusinesSuites BusinesSuites, LP is a provider of serviced offices and virtual offices based in Austin, Texas.
Cabot Oil & Gas CorporationPetroleum industry, Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation is an independent petroleum and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation produced 2.8 million ...more
Caliber ComicsComics Caliber Comics or Caliber Press is an American comic book publisher founded in 1989 by Gary Reed. Featuring primarily creator-owned comics, in the next decade Caliber published over 1300 comics ...more
Canadian NorthAirline Canadian North Inc. is an airline headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. It operates scheduled passenger services to major communities in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Southern ...more
Cape AirAirline Hyannis Air Service, Inc., operating as Cape Air, is an airline headquartered at Barnstable Municipal Airport in Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States. It operates scheduled passenger ...more
CarlssonAutomotive industry Carlsson is a German car tuning manufacturer specialising in Mercedes-Benz cars. The Carlsson tuning house was founded by brothers Rolf and Andreas Hartge in 1989. Carlsson's products are ...more
cdv Software Entertainment AGVideo game, Video game industry cdv Software Entertainment AG was a German publisher of video games. They opened a UK office in 2008. In 2010, VG247 reported that they filed for preliminary insolvency when SouthPeak Games ...more
Celerity Celerity Solutions, Inc. develops, markets and supports client-server and Internet-enabled business software applications.
Center for International Environmental Law The Center for International Environmental Law is a public interest, not-for-profit environmental law firm founded in 1989 in the USA to strengthen international and comparative environmental ...more
ChemtechInformation technology, Electrical engineering, Civil Engineering Chemtech provides engineering and IT consulting services, combining a deep process knowledge with the expertise on highly modern technological solutions always coming up with the best solution ...more
Chesapeake EnergyPetroleum industry, Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction Chesapeake Energy is a public, American oil and natural gas company headquartered in Oklahoma City, United States. Chesapeake Energy is the second-largest natural gas producer in the United ...more