Executive Chairman and CEO: Peter C. Farrell.
Revenue: $1 billion in 2010, $920 million in 2009.
Net income or loss: $240 million in 2010 compared with $146 million in 2009.
No. of local employees: 300 local, 3,500 worldwide.
Headquarters: 9001 Spectrum Center Blvd., San Diego.
Year founded: 1989.
Stock exchange and symbol: Nyse: RMD.
Company description: Maker of respiratory devices used in the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing afflictions.
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