Large Corporate Headquarters in the United States
This database is composed of "an annual list of the 500 largest industrial corporations in the U.S., published by Fortune magazine. The corporations are ranked based on such metrics as revenues, profits, and market value", as defined by InvestorWords.com - http://www.investorwords.com/2056/Fortune_500.html
The entities represented in this dataset are the companies' headquarters location only. This dataset does not include branches, divisions, annexes, or subdivisions of these company headquarters.
There are no entities located in American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, or the Virgin Islands included in this dataset.
No emergency information was gathered by TGS for these entities. This includes the [EMERGTITLE], [EMERGPHONE], and [EMERGEXT] attributes.
Text fields in this dataset have been set to all upper case to facilitate consistent database engine search results.
All diacritics (e.g. the German umlaut or the Spanish tilde) have been replaced with their closest equivalent English character to facilitate use with database systems that may not support diacritics.
The currentness of this dataset is indicated by the [CONTDATE] attribute. Based upon this attribute, the oldest record dates from 12/13/2006 and the newest record dates from 12/18/2006.