Headquarters: Rochester, New York

Website: www.kodak.com

Business: Digital and traditional imaging and printing systems.

Annual Revenues: $7.18 billion

Employees: 18,800

With the slogan "you press the button, we do the rest," George Eastman put the first simple camera into the hands of a world of consumers in 1888. In so doing, he made a cumbersome and complicated process easy to use and accessible to nearly everyone.

Eastman Kodak Company 

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