Top 5 Internet companies that were started in a One Room Apartment
1. Walt Disney Company
Walt Disney Company is world famous American diversified multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate. This is headquartered at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California. Origin of the company as Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio by Walt Disney and Roy O. Disney. Now Walt Disney Company is world’s second largest media conglomerate in terms of revenue and best in live-action film production, television, and theme parks.
2. Hewlett Packard
Hewlett-Packard commonly referred to as HP is one of the top American multi national information technology company. This was started in a garage in Palo Alto with an initial capital investment of US$538. This is founded in January 1, 1939 by William Redington Hewlett and Dave Packard. Both were graduated with degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford University. The company headquarters situated at at Palo Alto, California,United States and HP later Split into two companies.
Facebook headquartered in Menlo Park, California, in the United States. This is a world famous corporation and online social networking service. It is first launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg when he was a student. His Harvard College roommates and fellow students helped him and the membership initially limited to Harvard students. Now Facebook had over 1.59 billion monthly active users.
Dell Inc. is a famous American privately owned multinational computer technology company. This is located at Round Rock, Texas, United States. Dell founded on February 1, 1984 by Mr Michael Dell. They offer worldwide services mainly in IT. Dell can develops, sells, repairs, and supports computers and related products. The dorm-room headquartered company, Until 2014 was listed at number 51 in the Fortune 500 list.
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is a well known Indian conglomerate. This is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra and founded on 1966. Mr Dhirubhai Ambani and his brother Champaklal Damani in 1960s founded this company. Now they offer worldwide services in different segments. Reliance telecommunications section deals with internet business. This is the second largest company in India and ranked 114th on the Fortune Global 500 list of the world’s biggest corporations.