Companies Founded in California

List of notable businesses founded in California, listed alphabetically with corporate logos when available. This list includes some of the largest, most profitable companies that were founded in California. The famous California companies and corporations on this list include both public and private corporations. You can find information about the popular companies on this list, such as what industry they're part of. When available you can click on the successful California company's names to find out even more about them.

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This list answers the questions, "What companies were founded in California?" and "What are the biggest California companies?"

If you're a California native then this list of the biggest California companies will make you proud. This list is also an excellent resource if you're doing research on reputable businesses from California.
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  • 20th Television
    Broadcast syndication
    Twentieth Television is an American television syndication company, and the syndication arm of 20th Century Fox Television.
  • 2Win Information Systems, Inc.
    Information technology
  • 3D Systems
    Software development, Electronic Computer Manufacturing
    3D Systems, headquartered in Rock Hill, South Carolina, is a company that engineers and manufactures 3D printers. The company is credited with the invention of 3D printing. 3D Systems creates product ...more
  • 42 Entertainment

    42 Entertainment

    Video game
    42 Entertainment is an American company based in Burbank which specializes in creating and producing alternate reality games. The company was founded in 2003 as an independently owned, creative ...more
  • 7 Studios
    Video game