Garmin Ltd. is a group of companies that designs, manufactures, markets and sells navigation, communication and information devices and applications, most of which are enabled by GPS technology.
The electronics giant is ranked number five among 500 companies in Forbes’ annual survey.
Marine sales rose 18 percent for the full year.
Anglers chosen for the team receive gear, apparel and discounts.
The electronics manufacturer will show new lines for launch in Q1 2019.
Garmin said that Sportsman Boats will feature its electronics exclusively across the Sportsman line. Sportsman will build 17 models of center-console and bay boats from 20- to 31-feet for model year 2019.
Garmin International Inc., has unveiled its GMR Fantom 54/56 and Fantom 124/126 solid-state compression radar with MotionScope Doppler technology that offer 50 and 120 watts of power, respectively. Garmin says this output is class leading.
Garmin announced today its Ultra High-Definition scanning sonar, a new technology that uses a higher frequency range to deliver clear images and detail of structure and fish below and around the boat at greater depths.
Sea Hunt Boat Company has selected Garmin International as electronics supplier to outfit its line of center-console boats ranging from 18 to 30 feet. Sea Hunt will offer many Garmin electronics packages, including the new GPSMap 1242xsv Touch chartplotter/sonar all-in-one combo unit.