Only Adobe gives everyone — from emerging artists to global brands — everything they need to design and deliver exceptional digital experiences. 
 
 
Founded
December 1982 by Charles Geschke and John Warnock
Corporate headquarters
San Jose, California, USA
Incorporated
October 1983 in California;
reincorporated in Delaware May 1997
Stock symbol
ADBE (NASDAQ)
Initial public offering
August 20, 1986, at split-adjusted share price of US$.17
Revenue
Fiscal 2018 revenues: US$9.03 billion (FY ended Dec. 1, 2018)  
Employees
More than 21,000 worldwide

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our solutions

 

Adobe Document Cloud

Adobe Document Cloud helps organizations drive business faster and deliver superior customer experiences, on any device, by making paper-based processes 100% digital. At the heart of Document Cloud is Acrobat DC, the world’s best and most trusted PDF solution; Adobe Sign, the leading e-signature solution that allows anyone to sign and send documents from any device; and powerful companion mobile apps. Document Cloud offers integrations with industry leaders like Microsoft, Salesforce, Workday, Dropbox and Box, so people can work the way they’re accustomed to working.
  • 250 billion PDFs were opened in Adobe products in the last year.
  • 8 billion electronic and digital signature transactions were processed through Adobe Document Cloud in the past year. More than 50 percent of the Fortune 100 used Adobe Sign.
  • The Adobe Scan app has been downloaded 25+M times since its release in 2017, with 110+M scans saved.
  • Documents created, signed, shared, and stored in Adobe Document Cloud drive a 90% cost savings and 91% reduction in environmental impact compared to paper-based processes.

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Adobe Creative Cloud

Creative Cloud delivers the world’s leading creative desktop tools, mobile apps, and services such as Adobe Stock images. It connects them seamlessly together with their assets through CC Libraries, enabling users to work effortlessly across desktop and mobile devices for connected creative workflows. Featuring apps such as Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator, Creative Cloud helps people produce their best work - and the value of membership increases all the time through exclusive product and service offerings and feature updates.

  • Over 90% of the world’s creative professionals use Photoshop.
  • Adobe Creative Cloud mobile apps have been downloaded over 282 million times.
  • Adobe Stock offers 120 million assets including images, templates, 3D assets, over 7 million stock videos, and over 600,000 Premium collection images.
  • Behance, Adobe’s online creative community, has over 10 million members. Creatives worldwide use Behance to showcase work and find inspiration.

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Adobe Experience Cloud

Adobe Experience Cloud provides an end-to-end Customer Experience Management (CXM) solution for experience creation, marketing, advertising, analytics and commerce. It helps companies deliver consistent and compelling experiences across customer touch points and channels – all while accelerating business growth. Adobe Experience Cloud is comprised of Adobe Marketing Cloud, integrated solutions that help B2B and B2C brands connect with customers on a personal level; Adobe Analytics Cloud, Adobe’s customer intelligence engine that helps brands move from insights to action; and Adobe Advertising Cloud, the industry’s first end-to-end platform that manages advertising for TV and all digital formats; and Adobe Commerce Cloud, the most open and flexible commerce platform to integrate digital and physical experiences for B2B and B2C companies of all sizes.
  • Industry analysts have named Adobe the leader in over 23 categories, such as Web Content Management, Digital Marketing Analytics, Digital Commerce, Marketing Cloud Platforms and more.

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Leaders

Shantanu Narayen
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer 
 
Scott Belsky
Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, Creative Cloud
 
Gloria Chen
Senior Vice President, Strategy and Growth
 
Bryan Lamkin
Executive Vice President and General Manager, Digital Media
Ann Lewnes
Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
 
Donna Morris
Executive Vice President, Employee Experience and Chief Human Resources Officer
 
John Murphy
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

 

 

 

 
Abhay Prasnis
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer 
 
Dana Rao
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
 
Matt Thompson
Executive Vice President, Worldwide Field Operations

 



Charles Geschke
Co-founder
 
John Warnock
Co-founder

 

Major acquisitions

 

Allegorithmic, 2019
Marketo, 2018
Magento, 2018
TubeMogul, 2016

 

Livefyre, 2016
Fotolia, 2015
Neolane, 2013

 

Behance, 2012
Efficient Frontier, 2012
Day Software, 2010
 
Omniture, Inc., 2009
Macromedia, Inc., 2005
Aldus, 1994

Corporate Responsibility

We believe that creativity is the catalyst for positive change. Through our efforts, we inspire creativity in people who want to make a meaningful impact in the following areas:
Education — We support greater workforce diversity and inclusion by investing in the next generation of creatives and coders.
Sustainability — We foster a culture of conservation in our business, our people, our communities and our customers.
Community — We empower our people and partners to better our world.
Corporate Responsibility

 

 

 

 

 

Our core values

 

Genuine
Sincere, trustworthy and reliable
Exceptional
Committed to creating exceptional experiences that delight our employees and customers
Innovative
Highly creative and always striving to connect new ideas with business realities
Involved
Inclusive, open and actively engaged with our customers, partners, employees and the communities we serve

 

Industry recognition

 

#2 "Most Innovative Companies in AR/VR"
Fast Company, 2019
 
#9 "America's Most Just Companies"
Just Capital
 
"Top 50 Best Places to Work"
Glassdoor, 2019
 
"Best Workplaces for Diversity"
Great Place to Work, 2018
 
"100 Best Companies"
Working Mother Magazine, 2018
 
#11 "100 Most Sustainable Companies in the U.S."
Barron's, 2018
 
#1 “America’s Best Place For New Graduates” list
Forbes, 2018
 
#7 “Most Innovative Leaders” list
Forbes, 2018
 
“Top 100 Best Global Brands” list
Interbrand, 2018
 
#13 “World’s Most Innovative Companies” list
Forbes, 2018
 
 
 
“World’s Most Ethical Companies” list
Ethisphere, 2018 
 
18 years on “100 Best Companies to Work For” list
FORTUNE Magazine
 
One of Fast Company’s “Most Innovative Companies” for AI
Fast Company, 2018
 
"Best Places to Work, Employees' Choice" list
Glassdoor, 2018
 
"50 Best Companies for Giving Back" list
FORTUNE, 2018