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Qualcomm

1,000 percent growth

Feisty and fast-growing, digital cell-phone technology pioneer Qualcomm was founded by college professors Irwin Jacobs and Andrew Viterbi in San Diego, California in 1985. The company is now the largest private employer in San Diego and has seen its revenue increase by a factor of 10 in four years; its payroll has risen from about 1,200 to 10,500 in six years. In 1999, grateful investors made Qualcomm the best-performing stock on the S&P 500, increasing its value by 1,000 percent.

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