The lobby in Viasat’s new East Campus building has about 50-feet-tall ceiling.

The lobby in Viasat’s new East Campus building has about 50-feet-tall ceiling. Photo by Joel Zwink

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The ViaSat-2 satellite begins its journey into space atop an Arianespace rocket in 2017. Photo by Service Optique CSG courtesy of Viasat Inc.

VIASAT

CEO: Mark Dankberg

2018 Revenue: Approximately $2 billion (calendar year)

No. of local employees: 2,600 (5,500 globally)

Headquarters: Carlsbad

Year founded: 1986

Company description: Global communications company, providing broadband internet via its network of satellites, as well as communications technology to defense and government agencies.

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