We have compiled a list of 11 companies with headquarters in Orlando for those live in the iconic city, or who wish to visit, move, and/or work there. But why Orlando of all cities? Orlando is one of the major industrial centers in America and the home base for many big companies in various sectors like banking, real estate, restaurants, etc. In addition to this, many big companies have a major presence in Orlando, contributing greatly to the economy of the city.
Orlando, which is known as both “The City Beautiful” and “The Theme Park Capital of the World”, is one of the busiest tourist destinations in America, with more than 50 million tourists visiting the city each year on average. Orlando grew as a city during the 1980’s thanks to Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS)‘s Walt Disney World Resort, which contributed greatly in the development of the city following its inauguration in 1971. Orlando is also home to the second-largest convention center in America, the Orange County Convention Center.
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Apart from its tourist attractions, Orlando is also a major industrial center in America, with more than 150 companies in various sectors having a presence in the city. Some of the major companies in Orlando include Boeing Co (NYSE:BA), General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT), General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD), Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC). Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), Mitsubishi Power Systems, Siemens Ltd (NSE:SIEMENS), AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), HP Inc (NYSE:HPQ), and Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN).
To compile this article, we gathered a list of more than 20 companies with headquarters in Orlando. Of those, the public companies (six companies) were given a place on the list of 11 companies with headquarters in Orlando. The remaining five spots were given to the largest private companies based on their size and presence in the city. The companies are not ranked, but are listed solely in alphabetical order.
Now then, let’s check out the list of 11 companies with headquarters in Orlando, beginning on the next page.