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Megapath Networks – Profile

May 4, 2005

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HQ: Pleasanton, CA
Founded: 1999
Management: Harry Taxin has all the good titles – Co-founder, Chairman, President & CEO. He was previously a consultant Prior to MegaPath, he was a principal at Seahaven Associates and before that was an SVP and GM at Sony Electronics where he built their Systems Integration business unit.
Investors: In June 2004, the company raised $16.5M Austin Ventures, Centre Palisades Ventures, Comcast Interactive Capital, Techxas Ventures, and Trident Capital.
Business Model: MegaPath sells the gamut of managed connectivity from dial-up and VPN to T1 and wireless. The company was profitable in 2004, with revenue of $87M, up 28% from the year before.
Competitors: AT&T, Vanguard Managed Solutions,
Dirt: The company offers pretty standard stuff, but in a world where straightforward tech services consistently disappoint, Megapath does better than others. The company will have a hard time maintaining its standards when it exceeds $100M in revenues.

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3 Comments leave one →
  1. June 21, 2006 11:56 pm

    Edmonton dominated the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night and the 4-0 margin in Game 6 makes it hard to imagine the Oilers not hoisting hockey’s Holy Grail above their heads in less than 48 hours. And it would not come as any shock to see defenseman Chris Pronger, who had another 31-minute night, take the honors for the Conn Smythe Trophy as the playoff MVP.

  2. June 22, 2006 11:05 pm

    Edmonton dominated the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night and the 4-0 margin in Game 6 makes it hard to imagine the Oilers not hoisting hockey’s Holy Grail above their heads in less than 48 hours. And it would not come as any shock to see defenseman Chris Pronger, who had another 31-minute night, take the honors for the Conn Smythe Trophy as the playoff MVP.

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