OLATHE, Kan. - Garmin International Inc.
, a unit of Garmin Ltd.
(Nasdaq: GRMN), a leading manufacturer of GPS-enabled navigation, communication and information devices, is pleased to announce the hiring of Craig Cushman
as its Manager of Interactive and Media Marketing.
"We believe Craig
is uniquely gifted to take Garmin
to the next level by integrating these interactive capabilities with our current media buying, PR and online efforts."Prior to joining the Garmin team, Cushman culminated six years with Nashua, N.H.-based Raytheon Marine Co. as Global Marketing Manager.
tenure at Raytheon
developed key relationships with boat manufacturers and increased awareness of the company and its dealer programs using Web-based solutions.Cushman's primary duties include development of Garmin's
website into an e-business platform, which will better serve the company's aviation, marine and consumer electronics dealers.He
will also oversee all media advertising, public relations and event marketing.