Garmin has announced the appointment of Eric Bernard as General Manager for its French office. This nomination follows the purchase by Garmin,in January 2007, of its French distributor EME TecSat.
Prior to joining Garmin, Eric Bernard (43 years old) worked as Southern Europe sales Director for Handspring. He also managed European Sales Development for Navigon.
Dan Bartel, Garmin Vice President Global Sales, states: Â« Eric Bernard solid worldwide management experience coupled with his knowledge of the consumer GPS market will accelerate Garmin sales growth in the French market.”