List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 2005; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
3RoamTelecommunications 3Roam provides high-capacity microwave transmission equipments for wireless and packet networks convergence. 3Roam solutions aim at bridging the gap between traditional microwave transmission ...more
4Frontiers CorporationCommercialization of space, Space exploration, Effect of spaceflight on the human body 4Frontiers Corporation is an American space commerce company, founded in 2005.
4J StudiosVideo game industry 4J Studios is a Scottish video game development studio based in Dundee and East Linton. The company has worked with a wide range of publishers including ZeniMax Media, Mojang, and Microsoft ...more
56.comWeb 2.0 Founded in early 2005, 56.com has become China's leading online video and personal media sharing platform. With a focus on social media, 56.com is a pioneer in the development of Chinese ...more
ABP Induction Systems ABP Induction Systems is a global industrial firm that develops and integrates induction-related equipment and services for foundries, forges, tube and pipe producers, general manufacturers ...more
MyCargo Airlines ACT Airlines, operating as MyCargo Airlines, is a Turkish cargo airline based in the Ekinci Residence Building Level 7, in Kurtköy, Istanbul, Turkey. It operates international scheduled and ...more
Advanced Cardiac Life Sciences
Aeroframe ServicesAerospace Aeroframe Services, LLC is a privately owned airplane service company specializing in MRO for large commercial transport aircraft. Aeroframe Services was formed on August 1, 2005, when Roger ...more
Agel EnterprisesMulti-level marketing Agel Enterprises, LLC, a nutritional supplement supplier, is a multi-level marketing company which was founded in March 2005 in Provo, Utah, United States.
Agora GamesVideo game industry Agora Games works with game developers to build online features and web-based communities for video games. It has worked with publishers such as Activision, Konami, RedOctane, and Nintendo, and ...more
Air ÅlandAirline Air Åland AB was the provincial airline of Åland, with its head office on the grounds of Mariehamn Airport in Mariehamn, Åland, Finland. It operated scheduled services from ...more
Air MaliAirline Air Mali, formerly Compagnie Aérienne du Mali, was an airline based in Mali that was formed by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development through its subsidiary IPS, West Africa and the ...more
Airplay In radio broadcasting, airplay is how frequently a song is being played on radio stations. A song which is being played several times every day would have a large amount of airplay. Music which ...more
Aker DrillingPetroleum industry Aker Drilling, was a Norwegian drilling rig operation company; based in Stavanger, Norway and majority owned by the Aker Group. It was listed on Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker - 'AKD'. In ...more
HAVFISK ASAFishing industry, Fresh and Frozen Seafood Processing, Prepared Fresh or Frozen Fish and Seafoods Havfisk is a Norwegian Whitefish fishing, seafood processing and sale company that is part of the Kjell Inge Røkke controlled Aker Group who own 65% of the company. The company is listed ...more
AlfrescoOpen source software, Content management system Alfresco is a collection of information management software products for Microsoft Windows and Unix-like operating systems developed using Java technology. Their primary software offering, ...more
Alias Enterprises Alias Enterprises is a United States publishing company. Their main divisions are Alias Comics and Cross Culture. Based in San Diego, California, it was founded in January 2005 by Brett Burner ...more
Ality Ality Limited is a Hong Kong-based technology company that designs and develops technology products for the home. Their products include digital photo frames and high-tech lifestyle gadgets. The ...more
Alterna SavingsFinancial Services Alterna Savings & Credit Union Ltd. is a Canadian credit union, formed in 2005 by the merger of CS CO-OP and Metro Credit Union, which provides full daily banking services, loans and ...more
AltimoPrivate equity, Telecommunications Altimo is the telecoms investment arm of Russia's Alfa Group Consortium, controlled by Russian oligarch Mikhail Fridman. Altimo invests in Russia, the CIS, Turkey, and Beirut, Lebanon operating ...more
Amp'd MobileWireless Amp'd Mobile was a mobile phone service launched in the United States in late 2005, and in Canada in early 2007. The company was a Mobile Virtual Network Operator. Its primary non-Venture ...more
Anglo Swiss CapitalInvestment Anglo Swiss Capital Ltd is a principal investment and advisory company, privately owned and managed with offices in London and Geneva. Anglo Swiss Capital specialise in identifying superior ...more
Anjunadeep Anjunadeep is an independent label based in London, set up in 2005 by Above & Beyond. In its early years the label existed as a sub-label to Anjunabeats, releasing deep trance and ...more
Ankair Anka Air, stylised as Ankair, was a charter airline headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey and based at Atatürk International Airport. Founded in 2005 as World Focus Airlines, the company ...more
Pavilion Books Pavilion Books Holdings Ltd, known popularly as Pavilion, is a publishing company with headquarters at 1, Gower Street, London WC1. It specialises in illustrated book and digital content. ...more
Anti-Spyware Coalition The Anti-Spyware Coalition was a group formed in 2005 with the goal to build a consensus about definitions and best practices in the debate surrounding spyware. Composed of anti-spyware software ...more
Aptana Aptana, Inc. is based in San Mateo, CA. Founded by Paul Colton in 2005, the company is focused on creating tools and products for web developers. Aptana's main product is the Aptana Integrated ...more
Arab Media GroupMass media, Media, Publishing Arab Media Group is a Dubai, United Arab Emirates, based media company, part of TECOM, the technology and media holdings management arm of Dubai Holding. Founded in March 2005, AMG has a ...more
Arch Rock Arch Rock is a pioneer in open-standards-based wireless sensor network technology. The company's products, which gather data from the physical world and integrate it into the enterprise IT ...more
ArkeflyAirline TUI Airlines Netherlands, trading as Arkefly, is a Dutch charter airline headquartered in Schiphol-Rijk on the grounds of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands. It is the ...more
ArticlesBaseInternet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portal ArticlesBase is an article syndication website based in Ramat Gan, Israel.
AskMeNow AskMeNow Inc. was an American public corporation, specializing in mobile search and mobile advertising. The Irvine, California based company officially launched in November 2005 and ceased ...more
ASMclothingClothing, Fashion design ASMclothing is a clothing company located in Cleveland, Ohio. ASMclothing was established in September 2005 by James Hagedorn, Chris Arpajian, Kris Wernet and Rob Thompson.
Asociación del Sello de Productos de Comercio Justo The Asociación del Sello de Productos de Comercio Justo is the Spanish member of FLO International, which unites 23 Fairtrade producer and labelling initiatives across Europe, Asia, Latin ...more
Yahoo! VoicesPublishing Yahoo! Voices, formerly Associated Content, was a division of Yahoo! that focused on online publishing. Yahoo! Voices distributed a large variety of writing through its website and content ...more
life:) Ukraine life:) is the third largest Ukrainian mobile telephone network operator, behind MTS Ukraine and Kyivstar, covering the territory where 98.6% of population lives. The company is co-owned by ...more
Astro ShawFilm Astro Shaw Sdn Bhd is an Malaysian film production company, and is one of the leading producers, along with Tayangan Unggul.
Atlantic Air LiftAirline Atlantic Air Lift is a French airline. It provides the only scheduled service to the Île d'Yeu Aerodrome, on the Île d'Yeu off the west coast of France. The service links the ...more
AtlassianSoftware Atlassian is an Australian enterprise software company that develops products geared towards software developers and project managers. It is best known for its issue tracking application, JIRA, ...more
AttributorSoftware Attributor is a technology platform that empowers all kinds of publishers to claim their content, understand how it is being used and profit from its distribution through web-wide content ...more
Aurora Airlines Aurora Airlines was a charter airline based in Ljubljana, Slovenia. It operated several flights a week between the biggest cities of Germany to Kosovo. It has opened a hub at Pristina, Kosovo. ...more
Auteg Motorsport Auteg Motorsport is a motorsport storage, servicing and track car rental company specifically targeted towards drivers of the Nürburgring. Auteg Motorsport was founded in November 2005 by ...more
Avago TechnologiesSemiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing Avago Technologies is a designer, developer and supplier of analog, digital, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and subsystems. Hock Tan is the company's president and CEO. Avago ...more
AvolarAirline Avolar Aerolíneas, S.A. de C.V. was a low-cost airline based in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, with corporate offices in Tijuana. The airline operated a domestic network of 17 cities ...more
Awilco OffshorePetroleum industry Awilco Offshore was a Norwegian drilling rig owner. In 2008 the company operated five jackup rigs and two semi-submersible accommodation rigs, with several others on order. Awilco was founded in ...more