Garmin Unveils, Promotes and Acquires
Garmin will initially continue to offer the existing TR-1 marine autopilot products and intends to develop new marine autopilot products that will be integrated with Garmin Marine Network devices.
The acquisition will enable Garmin to develop additional capabilities for the Garmin Marine Network, which already combines features like GPS, sonar, radar, XM WX Satellite Weather, 3D “mariner’s eye” topside view or “fish eye” underwater navigation perspective, auto guidance, and an intuitive touchscreen interface for situational awareness and ease of use.
Garmin also promoted John Neyland to senior manager of marine marketing and OEM sales from regional marine sales manager for Garmin. Previously he ran his own