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Microsoft Fast Facts
Business Leadership Team
Important Dates
Operations Centers
Financial Information
Headcount & Revenue Growth
Real Estate Portfolio
Subsidiaries
More Information

Corporate Address


Microsoft Corporation
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052-6399
Phone: (425) 882-8080
Fax: (425) 706-7329
Web Site: http://www.microsoft.com/
up Financial Information:
Fiscal Year ending June 1999
Net revenue $19.75 billion
Net income $7.79 billion

Business Leadership Team

William H. Gates III, Chairman and Chief Software Architect
Web Site: http://www.microsoft.com/billgates/

Steve Ballmer, President and Chief Executive Officer

Bob Herbold, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Jim Allchin, Group Vice President, Platforms Product Group

Orlando Ayala, Senior Vice President, South Pacific & Americas Region

Richard Belluzzo, Group Vice President, Consumer Group

Brad Chase, Senior Vice President, MSN.com, Consumer Group

John Connors, Senior Vice President, Finance & Administration, and Chief Financial Officer, Worldwide Operations

Jon DeVaan, Senior Vice President, TV Service & Platform, Consumer Group

Joachim Kempin, Senior Vice President, OEM

Paul Maritz, Group Vice President, Platforms Strategy and Developer Group

Mich Mathews, Vice President, Marketing

Bob Muglia, Group Vice President, Business Productivity Group

Bill Neukom, Senior Vice President, Law & Corporate Affairs, Worldwide Operations

Jeff Raikes, Group Vice President, Sales, Marketing & Support Group

Deborah Willingham, Vice President, Human Resources, Worldwide Operations


up Important Dates:
1975: Microsoft founded
January 1, 1979: Microsoft moves from Albuquerque, NM to Bellevue, WA
June 25, 1981: Microsoft incorporates
August 12, 1981: IBM introduces its personal computer with Microsoft's 16-bit operating system, MS-DOS 1.0
February 26, 1986: Microsoft moves to corporate campus in Redmond, WA
March 13, 1986: Microsoft stock goes public
May 22, 1990: Microsoft launches Windows 3.0
August 24, 1995: Microsoft launches Windows 95
December 7, 1995: Bill Gates publicly outlines Microsoft's commitment to supporting and enhancing the Internet
June 25, 1998: Microsoft launches Windows 98
February 17, 2000: Microsoft launches Windows 2000

up Operations Centers

Dublin, Ireland Manufacturing, Operations and Logistics
Humacao, Puerto Rico Manufacturing
Reno, Nevada, USA Licensing and Operations
Singapore Operations and Logistics


up Headcount & Revenue Growth:

Microsoft's worldwide headcount and revenue growth for the past fiscal decade are summarized below:

Fiscal Year Ending Head-count Net Revenue % Growth Net Income % Growth

6/30/90

5,635

$1.19B

47%*

$279M

63%

6/30/91

8,226

$1.85B

56%*

$463M

66%

6/30/92

11,542

$2.78B

50%*

$708M

53%

6/30/93

14,430

$3.79B

36%*

$953M

35%

6/30/94

15,017

$4.71B

25%*

$1.15B

20%

6/30/95

17,801

$6.08B

29%*

$1.45B

27%

6/30/96

20,561

$9.05B

49%*

$2.20B

51%

6/30/97

22,232

$11.94B

32%*

$3.45B

57%

6/30/98

27,055

$15.26B

28%

$4.49B

30%

6/30/99

31,575

$19.75B

29%

$7.79B

73%

Current Employment Headcount *
Worldwide:36,582
USA:24,516
Puget Sound (Washington State):19,418
Reported Gender Breakout (USA)
Male18,05173.6%
Female6,46026.4%
Reported Age Breakout (USA)
Under 2013< 0.1%
20-296,90828.2%
30-3912,52151.1%
40+5,07120.7%
Average Reported Age (USA)
34.6 years
Functional Breakout (Worldwide)
Research & Development 15,391
Sales & Support 16,283
Operations 4,908

* As of 3/31/2000


up Real Estate Portfolio *

Owned
Domestic Buildings Square Feet
Redmond Main Campus 40 4,256,148
RedWest Campus 6 674,867
Other 8 367,503
Subtotal 54 5,298,518
 
International 0 0
Worldwide Total 54 5,298,518
 
Under Construction 3 491,160
Planned 1 230,000
Total 4 721,160
Leased
Domestic 134 4,406,543
International 203 3,682,323
World Wide Total 337 8,088,866

* As of 4/01/2000


up Microsoft Subsidiaries
International revenues account for 52% of Microsoft’s total revenues (as of Fiscal Year ending 6/30/99).

Microsoft Corporation has subsidiary offices located in the following countries and regions:

Argentina

Hong Kong

Poland

Australia

Hungary

Portugal

Austria

India

Russia

Belgium

Indonesia

Saudi Arabia

Brazil

Ireland

Singapore

Canada

Israel

Slovakia

Caribbean

Italy

Slovenia

Chile

Japan

South Africa

China

Jordan

Spain

Colombia

Korea

Sweden

Costa Rica

Malaysia

Switzerland

Czech & Slovak Republics

Mexico

Taiwan

Denmark

Morocco

Thailand

Ecuador

Netherlands

Turkey

Egypt

New Zealand

United Arab Emirates
(Middle East)

Finland

Norway

United Kingdom

France

Pakistan

Uruguay

Germany

Panama

Venezuela

Greece

Peru

Vietnam

Guatemala

Philippines

 


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