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quarterdeck

Nautical the after part of the weather deck of a ship, traditionally the deck on a naval vessel for official or ceremonial use

Quarterdeck

(Quarterdeck Corporation, Marina del Rey, CA) A pioneering software company, founded in 1983, that offered a variety of utilities, diagnostics, connectivity and Internet products for the PC and Macintosh. In the 1980s, with its popular QEMM and DESQview programs, Quarterdeck was the first software company to offer a serious, alternate operating environment for the DOS PC. In 1999, Quarterdeck was acquired and assimilated by Symantec.
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Quarterdeck is a recognized technology leader in the software utilities and communications markets.
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Jefferies Quarterdeck combines deep industry knowledge and M&A expertise with Jefferies' outstanding debt and equity financing, restructuring, trading and research capabilities.
Quarterdeck Corporation is a global leader in the development and
In 1997, Quarterdeck successfully evolved its core utilities and communications product lines into one rich, innovative software line that is designed to prevent and repair PC problems and improve PC performance in standalone and corporate environments without the aid of on-site technical support.
Farmer, who has been at Jefferies Quarterdeck since 2000, has over 20 years of direct, industry-related experience in the government services sector.
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CONTACT: Ana Thorne of Quarterdeck Corporation, 310-309-3767, or athorne@quarterdeck.
Minnick enhances the leading practice of Jefferies Quarterdeck, which, on a year-to-date basis, has closed 18 aerospace, defense and government services-related M&A transactions, a level of activity that ranks the firm #1 in M&A in this area.
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Marketing is all about understanding the customer, communicating clearly and executing integrated programs," said Joseph Fusco, senior vice president of products and marketing at Quarterdeck Corporation.