NRG Energy, Inc. is a powerhouse. A company that provides support in the form of dependable electricity for all sectors of the retail market. The company was founded in 1992 and has over 5,900 employees with over 14 billion in annual revenue. There are dual headquarters for NRG Energy with operations headquartered in Houston, TX and finance located in Princeton, NJ.
Carmax is a automotive seller that specializes in used cars. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Richmond, VA. The company has over 25,000 employees with an annual revenue of over 17 billion dollars.
Praxair is a chemical company that was founded in 1907 by German scientist, engineer, and businessman Carl Von Linde. The company has over 24,000 employees with an annual revenue of over 11 Billion dollars.
FirstEnergy Corporation is an electric utility company that was founded in 1997 and has its headquarters in Akron, OH. The company generates, distributes, and transmits energy to over 6 million customers. The company has over 14 Billion in annual revenue with over 15,000 employees.
The Whirpool Corporation was founded in 1911 by Louis and Emory Upton. The company manufacturers many brands of home appliances and has over 92,000 employees. The headquarters is near Benton Harbor, MI.
Merck is the seventh largest pharmaceutical company in the world and is headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey. The company was founded originally founded in 1668 in Germany. The American subsidiary of the company was founded in 1891 and was nationalized by the U.S. government in 1917.
To be honest, the core values of Target are bit difficult to pull out. Many of the concepts / principles have long descriptive text in the actual title. Some terms are used more than once, or have double meanings. In order to simplify the actual value, a few of the terms have been distilled down to their essence.
During my initial research on the Boeing Corporation, I never realized how many historic aircraft companies have become part of the Boeing corporation. Learning more about this iconic company is going to be very interesting.
I recently found my way to Hasbro.com through doing research on board games. Founded in 1923, Hasbro has a long an interesting history with many different brands that they manage. This is an interesting company to visit and learn more about.
Herman Miller was a West Michigan businessman who helped his son-in-law, D.J. De Pree, buy the Michigan Star Furniture Company in 1923. De Pree had been working at the company, which opened in 1905, since he was hired in 1909 as a clerk. De Pree knew his father-in-law was a man of integrity, so he decided to rename the company after him.