Polycom is a multinational corporation that develops video, voice and content collaboration and communication technology. The Company offers secure video, voice and content solutions to increase productivity, speed time to market, provide better customer service, expand education and save lives. 

Type
Subsidiary
Parent Company
Plantronics
HQ
San Jose, US
Founded
1990
Polycom was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in San Jose, US
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Key People/Management at Polycom

Mary McDowell

Mary McDowell

Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board
Laura Durr

Laura Durr

Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Amy Barzdukas

Amy Barzdukas

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Donald Williams

Donald Williams

Executive Vice President, WW Engineering
Tarun Loomba

Tarun Loomba

Executive Vice President, Solutions Management
Billie Hartless

Billie Hartless

Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
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Polycom Office Locations

Polycom has offices in Ciudad de México, Milan, Ramat Gan, Istanbul and in 54 other locations
San Jose, US (HQ)
6001 America Center Dr
Andover, US
600 Federal St
Austin, US
100 7700 W Parmer Ln
Burlington, US
101 10 Burlington Mall Road
Herndon, US
500 13650 Dulles Technology Dr
New York, US
4800 1 Pennsylvania Plaza
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Polycom Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1990
Polycom is a subsidiary of Plantronics

Polycom Financials

Polycom's revenue was reported to be $1.27 b in FY, 2015 which is a 5.8% decrease from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

1.4 b1.3 b1.3 b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)(6%)

Cost of goods sold

575.6 m560.1 m528.5 m

Gross profit

792.8 m785 m738.8 m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Revenue

328.5 m332 m335.7 m330.7 m316.6 m303.1 m290.1 m287.8 m

Cost of goods sold

136.5 m136.8 m139 m137.9 m130.7 m124.2 m126.2 m126.5 m

Gross profit

192 m195.2 m196.7 m192.8 m185.9 m178.9 m163.8 m161.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %

58%59%59%58%59%59%56%56%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash

392.6 m443.1 m435.1 m

Accounts Receivable

183.4 m15.6 m187.9 m

Inventories

103.3 m100.3 m89.4 m

Current Assets

901.4 m998.5 m949.5 m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Cash

380.2 m413.1 m406.3 m421.5 m412.6 m412.5 m500.8 m576.5 m

Accounts Receivable

184.2 m177.1 m181.4 m169.1 m161.2 m156.1 m162.9 m154.2 m

Inventories

103.3 m105.9 m97.9 m93.9 m99.9 m99.9 m98.3 m96.7 m

Current Assets

913.7 m925.8 m937.5 m999.7 m967.9 m952.7 m983.9 m1 b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(18.1 m)42.1 m70 m

Depreciation and Amortization

64.8 m57.4 m51.7 m

Inventories

(10.7 m)(3.6 m)(1.7 m)

Accounts Payable

(5.2 m)19 m(31.5 m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016

Net Income

(4 m)4.6 m21.6 m21.2 m40.8 m54.4 m3.3 m(6.7 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

14.5 m29 m43.2 m14.1 m27.2 m39.5 m12 m23.7 m

Inventories

(1.8 m)(4.8 m)1.7 m1.9 m(6.8 m)(9.7 m)(11.2 m)(12.9 m)

Accounts Payable

6.8 m4.1 m8.9 m(1.1 m)(19.2 m)(25.5 m)4.3 m4.1 m
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Polycom Operating Metrics

FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015Feb, 2018

Customers

400 k400 k

Channel Partners

7 k

Locations

64

Patents (foreign)

290 280 220
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Polycom Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Voyant November 26, 2003
1414c Inc.
Accordent Technologies, Inc.
Accord Networks, Inc.
Accord Networks Management, Inc.
A.S.P.I Digital, Inc.
Destiny Conferencing Corporation
Octave Communications, Inc.
PicTel Videoconferencing Systems Corporation
PictureTel Audio Holdings Inc.
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Polycom Revenue Breakdown

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Polycom revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 24.7% from APAC, 26.6% from EMEA and 48.7% from Americas

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Polycom Online and Social Media Presence

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Polycom News and Updates

Google’s Hangouts Meet will soon be compatible with hardware from Polycom and Cisco

G Suite is about to get a slew of new integrations. Hangouts Meet, for example, is Google’s designated video conferencing solution for businesses but while it’s easy enough to use, most businesses have already invested in similar solutions from the likes of Polycom and Cisco — or they have opted for…

Enterprise firm Mitel to be acquired for $2B by Rackspace investor Searchlight

Mitel, the enterprise communications company that tried but failed to buy Polycom for $2 billion, is now being acquired for $2 billion itself. The company today announced that it has agreed to be acquired by Searchlight Capital Partners in an all-cash transaction of $2 billion, a deal that will also…

Communications market consolidates as Plantronics agrees to buy Polycom for $2B

Although cloud services such as Slack have come to dominate the conversation around business communications, they constitute only one element of an expansive market. Companies also spend billions of dollars every year on hardware to help their employees collaborate remotely, a segment that is on tra…

Plantronics gets rolling on $2 billion Polycom acquisition

Plantronics has announced it will acquire unified communications specialist Polycom in a cash and stock transaction worth $2 billion, expected to close by the end of the third quarter.

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