Sony Corporation of America

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Sony Corporation of America
Formerly
Sony USA Inc.[1]
Subsidiary
Industry Electronics
Entertainment
Television
Founded February 15, 1960; 58 years ago (1960-02-15)
Founder Akio Morita
Headquarters 25 Madison Avenue, New York City, New York, United States
Key people

Kenichiro Yoshida
(President & CEO of Sony Corp.)

Kazuo Hirai
(Chairman of Sony Corp.)
Parent Sony Corporation
Subsidiaries Various
Website www.sony.com
Former headquarters of SCA in the Sony Building, in Manhattan.

Sony Corporation of America (SCA), based in New York City,[2] is a subsidiary of Sony Corporation. It is the U.S. headquarters of Sony, under which all Sony companies operate in the United States.

Sony's principal U.S. businesses include Sony Electronics, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment, and Sony/ATV Music Publishing.

Subsidiaries[edit]

Name Established Location Parent company
Sony Electronics USA Inc. February 15, 1960 San Diego, California[3] Sony Corporation of America
Sony Entertainment Inc.[4][5] 2012 New York City, New York
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. August 7, 1991 Culver City, California Sony Entertainment
Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group 1998 Sony Pictures Entertainment
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Inc. June 1978 Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group
Sony Wonder July 26, 1991 New York City, New York Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Sony Pictures Television Inc. November 1948 Culver City, California Sony Pictures Entertainment
Sony Music Entertainment 2008 New York City, New York Sony Entertainment
Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC 1955
Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC[6] November 16, 1993 San Mateo, California Sony Corporation of America
Sony DADC US Inc. 1983 Terre Haute, Indiana
Sony Mobile Communications (USA) Inc. October 1, 2001 San Mateo, California[7] Sony Mobile Communications AB[7]

Others subsidiaries[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Detailed Description, Company Overview of Sony Corporation of America Bloomberg
  2. ^ "Corporate Fact Sheet". 
  3. ^ Our Businesses, Sony Corporation of America
  4. ^ "Corporate Fact Sheet". Sony Corporation of America. Retrieved 14 December 2009. 
  5. ^ "Outline of Principal Operations". Sony Corporation of America. Retrieved 14 December 2009. 
  6. ^ "Principal Operations: Sony Interactive Entertainment America LLC". Sony Corporation of America. Retrieved 2011-02-09. 
  7. ^ a b Company Overview of Sony Mobile Communications (USA) Inc. Bbloomberg
  8. ^ "Sony to Acquire Optical Archive Inc". Sony Corporation of America. 2015-05-27. Retrieved 2017-12-19. 
  9. ^ "iCyt Mission Technology Renamed Sony Biotechnology" (PDF). Sony Corporation of America. 2012-10-18. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-11-19. Retrieved 2012-10-23. 
  10. ^ Sony Enters the Flow Cytometry Business in Life Science Field by Acquiring iCyt Archived 2010-02-15 at the Wayback Machine.
  11. ^ "Sony acquires Micronics, Inc., US diagnostic device development venture, Acquisition to accelerate development and commercialization of Point of Care diagnostic products". Sony Corporation. 2011-09-28. Retrieved 2012-04-06. 
  12. ^ California Central District Court Case No. 2:16-cv-05364 page 101, line 13 (Case 2:16-cv-05364 page 6, line 27).
  13. ^ Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017 (pages 48 and F-27), Sony Corporation

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