Adobe Systems Incorporated is one of the most well-known spin-offs by a Carnegie Mellon alumnus. Dr. Charles M. Geschke co-founded the company in 1982 with Dr. John E. Warnock. Dr. Geschke holds a Ph.D. in computer science from Carnegie Mellon.
One of today's leading software companies, Adobe is a world leader in digital imaging, design, and document technology platforms. With more than 3,700 employees, the company is focused on providing complete and innovative solutions and has a platform-driven approach.
Adobe is built on the pioneering efforts of its founders to define new models of digital communications and develop technology platforms that are now pervasive and are considered the gold standard in digital imaging.