Famous Companies Founded in 2006

It is the challenge of the day to create large companies. It is difficult to shrink your ways to success without facing challenges. Companies set up in the year 2006 had to face challenges to sustain themselves and take over their rivals. New ventures were set up, companies invented latest techniques, sustaining innovative new business.

  • Alcatel-Lucent

    Alcatel-Lucent was formed because of the coming together of Alcatel (a small company in Mulhouse) and Lucent Technologies on December 1, 2006. It is a French telecommunications company, which operates globally. It was then headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. Current...
  • Hulu

    If you want to watch your favorites TV shows, movies and programs at your own convenient time, then viewing them online is the best thing you can do. Hulu is an American based company that offers a wide selection of video clips, TV shows, movies, and other streaming media over...
  • SolarCity

    Solar City is a provider of energy services and is based in San Mateo, California. With the workforce of more than 13,000 employees, the company specializes in designing, financing, marketing and installing power systems that work on solar energy. The company has grown quite r...

  • XERO

    A Brief Profile With the rapid growing popularity of the cloud, more and more companies are integrating its features into their core business practices. Xero, a New Zealand based company, which develops cloud-based software solutions for accounting purposes has ado...
  • BuzzFeed

    History The most sharable content has become the foothold for the success of any publishing website. Buzzfeed leads the scene with the fresh and innovative. Founded in 2006 by Jonah Peretti. The site started out as a news and viral posts sharing entity but has sinc...
  • Envato

    Envato, the highest trading online digital marketplace. This eco- system co- ordinates eight business sites that sell and hosts innovative stock assets for web designers like project files, Envato templates, audio...

Despite the global pressure of financial and internal trials, many companies had reached height of success during this year. During this year, companies had to respond to the major shifts which occurred in US labor markets, weakening the US dollar and also the increased competitive pressures. They had to shun the traditional methods, because of maturing technologies.

Twitter, Arcelor Mittal, Viacom, Buzzfeed, Envato, Xero, Hulu, Airbus, Luxembourg and Solar City are some of the renowned companies of the year. To acquire success companies had to face innumerable barriers. To achieve success, companies require a blend of traditional and latest organizational traits along with balancing a subtle mix of characteristics.

The internal and external effects of the weakening of dollar during this year grew pressure on the worldwide economy, which ultimately was the cause of global economic meltdown. It can be seen that success was not feasible without an equal load of setbacks.