Esri Can’t Be Stopped

Esri CEO, Jack Dangermond, at the Altar of Arc. Source.

What is Esri?

ArcGIS toaster ovens, ArcGIS scented candles, ArcGIS coffins, etc.
  • 51 years in business
  • 350,000+ customers
  • 4,000 employees
  • 49 offices worldwide

Patience, Rewarded

How The Beast was Built

Become a Category King

Focus on Overlooked Markets

Page after page of Esri contracts in the public record, most worth millions of dollars…

Build a Community

The snake pit — ahem, exhibit hall — at Esri UC, 2019. Photo borrowed from Esri’s Flickr account.

Expand by Franchising

Embrace Professional Services

There are Worse Tyrants

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Comedic relief at Umbra. Writing about maps and the people that make them. For inquiries: jrmorrison.jrm [at] gmail [dot] com

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