Acclarent, Inc. began as a privately held, venture-backed company, and is now a subsidiary of Johnson and Johnson. It is based in Menlo Park, San Mateo County, California. Acclarent develops technology for the ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) medical field. Acclarent was founded in 2004. The company has over 300 employees and operates in more than 45 countries. Acclarent’s corporate headquarters are located in the Silicon Valley in Menlo Park, California. Since inception, Acclarent has reported more than $103.5M in funding from its venture partners, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Versant Ventures, Delphi Ventures, Meritech Capital Partners, and Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation. Acclarent was founded by Dr. Joshua Makower who currently serves as Acclarent’s Chairman of the Board. William M. Facteau was the companys President and Chief Operating Officer from November 2004 until March 2012. The companys president is currently Bridget Ross.