Timeline of Motorola History, 1928-2007
Company Name Change
In 1947 Galvin Manufacturing Corporation became Motorola, Inc.
1955: Stylized "M" Motorola Logo
In June 1955 Motorola introduced a new brand logo, the stylized "M" insignia, or "emsignia." A company leader said the two aspiring triangle peaks arching into an abstracted 'M' typified the progressive leadership-minded outlook of the company.