LG Electronics USA
Established in 1958, LG Electronics is a global force in consumer electronics, appliances and mobile communications products with more than 72,000 employees working in 120 operations (including 80 subsidiaries) around the world. Bolstered by strategic investments in R&D and a global Life’s Good brand campaign, LG Electronics reached global consolidated sales of US$43.4 billion in 2005. It is also the world’s leading provider of CDMA handsets, residential air conditioners, plasma panels, optical storage products, DVD players and home theater systems.
A Growing Force
Based in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, LG Electronics USA is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc. President and CEO Michael Ahn has led LG’s dramatic entry into the U.S. market with a broad range of high-end, elegant and stylish digital display, digital media, appliance and mobile phone products. In fact, as the world’s largest producer of flat-panel displays – and only one of the few companies in the world with both PDP and LCD technologies in-house – LG is perfectly positioned to address the diverse needs of U.S. retailers and consumers. LG Electronics USA comprises four business units: Mobile Communications, Digital Appliance, Digital Display and Digital Media (Consumer Electronics).