Aldus Overview

  • Founded
  • 1984

Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • IPO

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $44M

Aldus General Information

Description

Developer of microcomputer applications. The company provides services to the professional publishing, graphics and prepress markets; interactive publishing and the general consumer market. They also provide technical support to professional end-users of its products.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Computers, Parts and Peripherals
Other Industries
Electronic Components
Acquirer
Primary Office
  • 41 First Avenue South
  • Seattle, WA 98104
  • United States
+1 (206) 000-0000

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Aldus Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. IPO 01-Jun-1987 $44M 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC Completed
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Aldus Patents

Aldus Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
CA-2145216-A1 Method of trapping graphic objects in a desktop publishing program Inactive 23-Mar-1994 00000000000
EP-0674277-A2 Method of trapping graphical objects in a desktop publishing program Inactive 23-Mar-1994 00000000000 0
EP-0674277-A3 Method of trapping graphical objects in a desktop publishing program. Inactive 23-Mar-1994 00000000000 0
JP-H0883337-A Trap method of graphic object in desktop publication program Inactive 23-Mar-1994 00000000000
AU-1500395-A Method of trapping graphical objects in a desktop publishing program Inactive 23-Mar-1994 G06F40/103
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Aldus Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Paul Brainerd Founder & Chief Executive Officer
W.H. McAleer Vice President, Finance & Secretary
D. Eckert Treasurer
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Aldus Former Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Fluke Venture Partners Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Aldus Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 0000 00 20-Apr-1994 0000000000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B)
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