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Micrografx

(Micrografx, Inc., Richardson, TX) A software company founded in 1982 by Paul and George Grayson that specialized in graphics software. With its award-winning Designer drawing program, which has been widely used by technical illustrators, Micrografx was the first company to bring the graphics tools commonly found on the Mac to the Windows platform. Providing full-featured and sophisticated graphics products, the company was acquired by Corel in late 2001. See Corel DESIGNER.
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agreed to buy Micrografx of Dallas, Texas, in an all stock transaction valued at US$32 million.
Enterprise graphics software provider Micrografx Inc said Monday that it has acquired InterCap Graphics Systems Inc, an Annapolis, Maryland-based company which provides standards-based software for publishing technical graphics on the internet to the aerospace, defense and manufacturing industries.
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One of the most important goals he had in launching his own company, says Micrografx chairman Paul Grayson, was "to create a development environment that really fostered excellence.