Sony Corporation - a multinational corporation headquartered in Tokyo (Japan), which arose in May 7, 1946. Today Sony Corporation - one of the operating divisions that make up the holding Sony Group.
Sony Corporation is engaged in production of home and professional electronics, game consoles and other high-tech products. In addition, Sony is one of the world's largest media conglomerates, owning a record label Sony Music Entertainment, Columbia Pictures film studios and TriStar Pictures, as well as a complete archive of films of MGM (in partnership with Comcast); provides financial services.
The main operating segments Sony Group: Sony Corporation (holding control, electronics, household and professional, owns the brand Aiwa); Sony Computer Entertainment (PlayStation and games); Sony Pictures Entertainment (production and producing films, owns studios Columbia Pictures and TriStars Pictures, as well as a complete archive of films of MGM (in partnership with Comcast)); Sony Music Entertainment (music industry); Sony Financial Holdings (operations in the financial sector - insurance, banks); Sony Mobile Communications (Mobile Phones); Sony Vaio (laptops); Sony Bravia (TV)