Bowne Technology Enterprise is a subsidiary of Bowne & Company, which provides shareholder and marketing communication services. Founded in 1775, the parent company maintains a staff of more than 3,000 employees and operates over 50 offices throughout the world. It offers a range of capital market and investment management services. Bowne & Company assists various dealmakers in initial public offering and mergers and acquisitions matters. The parent company also provides direct marketing, collateral fulfillment, tax reporting, bankruptcy and demutualization services. Bowne & Company serves mutual funds, public corporations, investment banks, insurance companies, health care providers, law and brokerage firms, gaming and travel organizations, and municipal and government agencies.