Garmin gearing up for expansion in Olathe

From the Kansas City Business Journal

Garmin International Inc., one of the Kansas City area’s top employers, didn’t require GPS to find a place to expand.

The firm, a leading global provider of navigation technology, appears poised to expand its 56-acre headquarters campus at the northwest corner of 151st Street and Ridgeview Road in Olathe.

Garmin Ltd., which ranks 11th on the Kansas City Business Journal‘s list of top private-sector employers, boasts a local workforce of 3,416 full-time employees.

But “due to the success Garmin has experienced in recent years,” an Olathe city planning staff report states, “the company is continuing to grow.”

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