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Company Overview of Meade Instruments Corp.

Company Overview

Meade Instruments Corp., a consumer products company, designs, manufactures, imports, and distributes telescopes, telescope accessories, binoculars, spotting scopes, and other consumer products worldwide. The company’s products include the LX850, LX600, and LX80, as well as LX200 series of telescopes with the precision of advanced coma free optics; the LX90GPS that brings global positioning system capabilities to a Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope; and LS computerized telescopes that use Lightswitch technology. It also offers the LT-6 telescope for astronomers; NG and NGC series of telescopes, as well as the Digital Electronic Series telescopes; Coronado Personal Solar Telescope, a solar viewing...

27 Hubble

Irvine, CA 92618

United States

Founded in 1972

112 Employees



Key Executives for Meade Instruments Corp.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 63
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 43
Vice President of Sales -Sporting Goods West
Age: 45
Marketing Director of Outdoor Products
Age: 52
Vice President of Sales
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Meade Instruments Corp. Key Developments

Meade Instruments Corp.(NasdaqCM:MEAD) dropped from NASDAQ Composite Index

Meade Instruments Corp. will be removed from NASDAQ Composite Index.

Meade Instruments Corp. Restates Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws

Effective on September 13, 2013, Meade Instruments Corp. completed its previously announced merger with Sunny Optics Merger Sub Inc. At the effective time of the Merger, pursuant to the Certificate of Merger filed with the Secretary of State of Delaware on September 13, 2013, and the Merger Agreement, the certificate of incorporation and bylaws of the company were restated in their entirety.

Meade Instruments Corp., Special/Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting, Sep 12, 2013

Meade Instruments Corp., Special/Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting, Sep 12, 2013., at 10:00 Pacific Standard Time. Location: 27 Hubble.

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