Cameron International Corporation provides flow equipment products, systems, and services worldwide. Its Drilling & Production Systems segment offers systems and equipment to control pressures and direct flows of oil and gas wells; and designs and manufactures structural components for land and offshore drilling rigs. This segment provides ram and annular blowout preventers, control systems, drilling risers and valves, choke and kill manifolds, diverter systems, top drives, draw works, mud pumps, pipe handling equipment, and other rig products; elastomers, API 6A valves, chokes, actuators, and artificial lift technologies; and subsea production systems, subsea processing, controls, manifolds, and wellheads. The company's Valves & Measurement segment offers valves and measurement systems to control, direct, and measure the flow of oil and gas. This segment provides gate, ball, butterfly, double block and bleed, plug and globe, and check valves; and totalizers, turbine meters, flow computers, chart recorders, ultrasonic flow meters, and sampling systems. Its Process & Compression Systems segment offers process packages for the separation and treatment of impurities. This segment provides oil and gas separation equipment, heaters, dehydration and desalting units, gas conditioning units, membrane separation and water processing systems, integral engine-compressors, separable reciprocating compressors, two and four-stroke cycle gas engines, turbochargers, and compressor systems and controls; and aftermarket services, such as spare parts, technical services, repairs, overhauls, and upgrades. The company serves oil, gas, and process industries through sales and marketing employees, agents, distributors, and wholesalers. The company was formerly known as Cooper Cameron Corporation and changed its name to Cameron International Corporation in May 2006. The company was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Deckers Outdoor Corporation designs, markets, and distributes footwear, apparel, and accessories for outdoor activities and casual lifestyle use for men, women, and children. The company offers luxurious comfort footwear, handbags, apparel, and cold weather accessories under the UGG brand name; sandals, shoes, boots, and amphibious footwear under Teva brand name; and action sport footwear under the Sanuk brand name. It also offers high-end casual footwear under the TSUBO brand name; outdoor performance and lifestyle footwear under the Ahnu brand name; and footwear for culinary professionals under the MOZO brand name, as well as running footwear under the Hoka One One brand name. The company sells its products primarily to specialty retailers, selected department stores, outdoor retailers, sporting goods retailers, shoe stores, and online retailers. It also sells its products directly to end-user consumers through its Websites and retail stores; and distributes its products through independent distributors and retailers in the United States, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Canada, and Latin America. As of March 18, 2014, the company operated 117 company-owned and operated retail stores. Deckers Outdoor Corporation was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Goleta, California.
Greenhill & Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an independent investment bank for corporations, partnerships, institutions, and governments worldwide. The company provides financial advice on mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, financings, and capital raising. It offers a range of advice to clients in relation to domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, and similar corporate finance matters; and is involved in various stages of these transactions, from initial structuring to final execution. The company advises clients on strategic matters, such as acquisitions, divestitures, defensive tactics, special committee projects, corporate events, valuations, tactics, industry dynamics, structuring alternatives, timing and pricing of transactions, and financing alternatives, as well as offers an opinion regarding the fairness of a transaction. Its financing and restructuring services comprise advising debtors, creditors, governments, stakeholders, companies experiencing financial distress, and potential acquirers of distressed companies and assets. The company also assists the clients, who seek court-assisted reorganizations by developing and seeking approval for plans of reorganization, as well as in the implementation of such plans. Its private capital and real estate capital advisory services include assisting fund managers and sponsors in raising capital for new funds; and providing related advisory services to private equity and real estate funds, and other organizations, as well as on secondary market transactions. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
The Procter & Gamble Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells branded consumer packaged goods. The company operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric Care and Home Care; and Baby, Feminine and Family Care. The Beauty segment offers antiperspirants and deodorants, cosmetics, personal cleansing, skin care, hair care and color, prestige, and professional salon products under the Head & Shoulders, Olay, Pantene, SK-II, and Wella brand names. The Grooming segment provides blades and razors, epilators, pre- and post-shave products, and electronic hair removal devices under the Braun, Fusion, Gillette, Mach3, and Prestobarba brand names. The Health Care segment offers toothbrush, toothpaste, and other oral care products; and gastrointestinal, rapid diagnostics, respiratory, vitamins/minerals/supplements, and other personal health care products. This segment markets its products under the Crest, Oral-B, and Vicks brand names. The Fabric Care and Home Care segment provides laundry additives, fabric enhancers, and laundry detergents; air care, dish care, and surface care products; batteries; and professional products. This segment sells its products under the Ariel, Dawn, Downy, Duracell, Febreze, Gain, and Tide brand names. The Baby, Feminine and Family Care segment offers feminine care and adult incontinence products; baby wipes, diapers, and pants; paper towels, tissues, and toilet papers under the Always, Bounty, Charmin, and Pampers brand names. The company markets its products through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, salons, high-frequency stores, and e-commerce in approximately 180 countries worldwide. The Procter & Gamble Company was founded in 1837 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Visa Inc., a payments technology company, operates as a retail electronic payments network worldwide. The company facilitates commerce through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses, and government entities. It owns and operates VisaNet that is involved in the authorization, clearing, and settlement of payment transactions; and provision of fraud protection for account holders and assured payment for merchants. The company also offers a range of issuer processing services for participating issuers of Visa debit, prepaid, and ATM payment products. In addition, it provides electronic payment, risk management, and payment security solutions to online merchants; digital goods transactions services in online games, digital media, and social networks; and mobile financial services for mobile network operators and financial institutions in developing economies. The company offers its services under the Visa, Visa Electron, Interlink, and PLUS brands. Visa Inc. is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
West Corporation provides technology-driven communication services in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and South America. It operates in two segments, Unified Communications and Communication Services. The Unified Communications segment offers conferencing and collaboration services, including on-demand audio conferencing, Web conferencing and collaboration tools, and video managed and video bridging services; and event services comprising audio and video Webcasting, virtual event design and hosting, and operator-assisted audio conferencing services. It also provides Internet Protocol (IP) based unified communications solutions, such as hosted IP-private branch exchange and enterprise call management, hosted and managed multiprotocol label switching network, unified communications partner solutions, cloud-based security services, and professional and system integration services; and automated voice notifications, short message service/email alerts and notifications, push notifications, multichannel preference management and campaign management solutions, and Website and customer portal management services. The Communication Services segment offers network services, and telephony systems and services; automated call processing services that comprise automated customer service solutions, and voice and data network management services; telephony/interconnect services, such as toll-free origination, termination services, and tandem transport services; and agent-based services that comprise customer care and acquisition services, business-to-business account management services, receivables management services, and overpayment identification and recovery services. The company provides its services to small and medium enterprises in telecommunications, retail, financial services, public safety, technology, and healthcare industries. West Corporation was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.
Zimmer Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and markets orthopedic reconstructive devices, spinal and trauma devices, biologics, dental implants, and related surgical products in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers orthopedic reconstructive devices that restore function lost due to disease or trauma in joints such as knees, hips, shoulders, and elbows; dental reconstructive implants, which restore function and aesthetics in patients who have lost teeth due to trauma or disease; spinal devices that are utilized by orthopedic surgeons and neurosurgeons in the treatment of degenerative diseases, deformities, and trauma in various regions of the spine; and trauma devices used primarily to reattach or stabilize damaged bone and tissue to support the body's natural healing process. It also provides related surgical products comprising surgical supplies and instruments designed to aid in orthopedic surgical procedures and post-operation rehabilitation; and other healthcare related services. The company's principal customers include orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, oral surgeons, dentists, hospitals, stocking distributors, and healthcare dealers, as well as agents, healthcare purchasing organizations, or buying groups. Zimmer Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana.