General Electric

Summary

Slogan
Celebrate the moments of your life
We bring good things to life
imagination at work
Legal structure
Founders
Date founded
1892
Leadership
John F Lynch (Senior Vice President, 2009)
Keith S. Sherin (Vice Chairman, 2009)
Michael A. Neal (Vice Chairman, 2009)
Industry
 

Organization

Place founded
Organization locations
Previous names
Edison General Electric Company
Organizations acquired
Board members
Geographic scope
Headquarters
3135 Easton Turnpike (Fairfield, 6,828, Connecticut)
Involved in merger
Spin offs
Child
 

Brand

Colors
 

Project participant

Projects
 

Business Operation

Net profit
22208000000.0 (2007, US$)
10717000000.0 (2000, US$)
20829000000.0 (2007, US$)
Total Assets
797,769,000,000 (2008-12-31, US$)
Total Liabilities
693,104,000,000 (2008-12-31, US$)
Competitive space
Electric power distribution and controls in buildings (GE)
Cash
48187000000.0 (2008-12-31, US$)
Operating Income
26598000000.0 (2007, US$)
22208000000.0 (2008, US$)
 

Issuer

Issue
 

Film company

Films
 

Ranked item

Appears in ranked lists
Fortune 1000 (5, 2009)
Fortune 1000 (6, 2008)
Fortune 1000 (7, 2006)
 

Non-profit organization

Revenue
172,738,000,000 (2007, US$)
111,630,000,000 (2000, US$)
168,307,000,000 (2007, US$)
 

Patent Assignee

Patents assigned
 

Employer

Number of employees
2007 (327,000)
2009-12 (304,000)
Employees and other personnel
Vice President and General Manager, GE Information Service (Peter Barris, 1985)
 

Asset Owner

Assets owned
 

Sponsor

Sponsorship
 

Science or Technology Company

Technology Focus
Surface plasmon resonance
 

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