General Telephone and Electronics Service Overview

  • Founded
  • 1918
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 99,000
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $52.9B
Latest Deal Amount

General Telephone and Electronics Service General Information

Description

Provider of advanced wire-line voice and data services intended to offer advanced telephony services and directory information. The company's advanced wire-line voice and data services include a broad array of products and services such as nationwide long-distance, directory and inter-networking services, enabling residential and small-business consumers avail a range of internet and related wireless communication services.

Contact Information

Website
www.gte.com
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Electronics (B2C)
Other Industries
Other Consumer Products and Services
Primary Office
  • One Stamford Forum
  • Stamford, CT 06904
  • United States
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General Telephone and Electronics Service Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Merger/Acquisition 22-Feb-2000 $52.9B 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
1. Early Stage VC Completed
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General Telephone and Electronics Service Executive Team (1)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Charles Lee Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
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General Telephone and Electronics Service Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Charles Lee General Telephone and Electronics Service Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 000 0000
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General Telephone and Electronics Service Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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General Telephone and Electronics Service Former Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Mobility Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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General Telephone and Electronics Service Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 000000 0000 28-May-1998 000000000000000000 00000 Telecommunications Service Providers
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General Telephone and Electronics Service Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 000000 0000 28-May-1998 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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