Garmin acquires Vesper Marine

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Today, Garmin has announced its acquisition of Vesper Marine. This acquisition will bolster Garmin’s industry-leading lineup of marine products and technology designed to provide peace of mind and enhanced situational awareness for boaters.

With almost 15 years of experience, Vesper has developed a suite of communication products and solutions for power, sail and workboats, including the award-winning Cortex system that will complement Garmin's extensive portfolio with integrated marine communications products and services.

"We are excited to have the support from a marine technology leader like Garmin," said Carl Omundsen, Vesper Marine co-founder. "This combination will allow Vesper to expand its capabilities and integration into the marine communication market to make an even greater impact in the boating industry."

Our Vesper team will join Garmin’s existing team and facility located in Auckland.

"We have an exciting future working with Garmin to create even more innovative products and services and we remain dedicated to continuing to provide the exceptional support and service we've become known for over the years." Jeff Robbins, Vesper Marine co-founder.

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