Companies Founded in Los Angeles

List of notable businesses founded in Los Angeles, listed alphabetically with corporate logos when available. This list includes some of the largest, most profitable companies that were founded in Los Angeles. The famous Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles company's names to find out even more about them.

Companies include everything from The Walt Disney Company to Guess?, Inc..

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

If you're a Los Angeles native then this list of the biggest Los Angeles companies will make you proud. This list is also an excellent resource if you're doing research on reputable businesses from Los Angeles.
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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.
  • 7 Studios
    Video game
  • Aderra Inc.

    Aderra Inc.

    Aderra Inc. is a music technology company based in Los Angeles, London, Las Vegas, Melbourne, Tokyo, Nashville, New York, Paris and Luxembourg. The company specializes in recording live events ...more
  • AEOsports
    Website, Sports equipment
    Sell premium professional sporting goods online.
  • American Apparel
    Clothing, Retail, Manufacturing
    American Apparel is an American clothing manufacturer, distributor, and retailer based in Los Angeles, California, created by Dov Charney who was born in Montreal, Quebec. It is a vertically ...more
  • Applied Proteomics, Inc.

    Applied Proteomics, Inc.

    Biotechnology