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Unison World

Unison World
Unison World Inc.
2150 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704
USA
Year Founded:
Year Defunct:
1983
1990
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Hong Liang Lu founded Unison World, Inc., starting the company in 1983. In 1986, Unison was acquired by Kyocera International, Inc., the U.S. arm of Japan-based Kyocera Corp., a technical ceramic producer that manufactured a diverse range of components. After the acquisition, Lu became president and chief executive officer of the majority-owned subsidiary created by the deal, Kyocera Unison.

Unison World created many programs but was probably best known for Print Master - a product meant to compete with Broderbund's The Print Shop.

Kyocera Unison merged with Kyocera Electronics in 1990, effective killing the Unison name.