September 26, 2016 2:14 PM ET

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Company Overview of Vicinity Corporation

Company Overview

As of October 22, 2002, Vicinity Corporation was acquired by Microsoft Corporation. Vicinity Corporation provides geographical mapping services through Web, wireless, and speech platforms. It turns location information into a source of knowledge, and embeds location intelligence into the fabric of the organization. The company’s customers include various companies in the retail, hospitality, food and beverage, shipping/transportation, automotive, and financial services industries. Its competitors include AOL/MapQuest, Microsoft, Maporama, InfoNow Corporation, InfoSpace, MapInfo, Where 2 Get It, Inc., and Switchboard. Vicinity Corporation was formerly known as Proximus Corporation. The compan...

370 San Aleso Avenue

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

United States

Founded in 1995

126 Employees

Phone:

408-543-3000

Fax:

408-543-3002

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