Garmin is a leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of GPS navigation, communication, and information equipment for use in automotive, aviation, marine, outdoor and fitness. Its broad range of factory installed in-vehicle electronics for the automotive industry includes full infotainment and telematics systems, navigation software, location-based services, driving recorders with driver assistance features (ADAS) and integrated portable navigation systems.
Garmin continues to expand its global presence in the automotive OEM market by designing systems that meet the unique needs of each market. Garmin’s goal is to provide not only navigation software but utilize its experience in the hardware design, user interface and mission-critical software developed to provide innovative infotainment solutions to a global market.
Garmin’s automotive OEM group utilizes the company’s long-standing experience in user interface and hardware design from its automotive, avionics and marine segments to develop innovative in-car navigation, telematics and infotainment systems. In industry surveys such as JD Power, Garmin OEM systems have been recognized as having the highest east of use and customer satisfaction.
Garmin is a multi-national company employing over 11,500 associates in over 30 countries, including dedicated automotive OEM offices throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. With engineering centers at multiple locations across the United States, Europe and Asia-Pacific, Garmin is able to offer local, on-site support. Leading automotive manufacturers from around the world are selecting Garmin as their choice for technological innovations. Garmin’s vertically integrated business model keeps all design, manufacturing, marketing and warehouse processes in-house, giving the company more control over timelines, quality and service. The company is traded publicly on the NASDAQ, under the ticker symbol GRMN.