July 26, 2011
STAMFORD, CT – Harman International Industries, Incorporated (HARMAN; NYSE:HAR), the global premium audio and infotainment group, announced today the acquisition of MWM Acoustics, a leading provider of high performance, embedded acoustic solutions. Founded in 1997 by former Bell Labs engineers, MWM is an expert in the design and deployment of small-scale acoustic components and systems for voice communication.
July 25, 2011
STAMFORD, CT. – HARMAN, the global premium audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR) is pleased to announce that it was awarded Ferrari’s prestigious Innovation Award on July 20 in Maranello, Italy.
HARMAN joins ng Connect Program to Advance the Adoption and Development of End-to-End Ecosystem Connectivity in the Car
July 19, 2011
STAMFORD, CONNECTICUT – HARMAN, the premium audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), todayannounced its participation in the ng Connect Program, the multi-industry open innovation ecosystem founded byAlcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU).
July 12, 2011
STAMFORD, Conn. – HARMAN International Industries announced today that it supports the Android Open Accessory Protocol, the first major technology partner in the automotive industry to offer the new connectivity standard. With the Android protocol built into HARMAN’s automotive offerings, users can seamlessly control smartphone or tablet content – such as music, movies or navigation apps – through a car’s dashboard or steering-wheel controls.
June 30, 2011
STAMFORD, CT -- Harman International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the leading global audio and infotainment group, today announced that its board of directors has adopted an annual cash dividend policy pursuant to which the company will increase its annual cash dividend to $0.30 per share, to be paid quarterly at the rate of $0.075 per share. The higher rate represents a 3 times increase over the prior quarterly rate of $0.025 per share. The increased dividend will go into effect for the new fiscal year, which starts July 1, 2011, and the first quarterly payment will be in September 2011.
June 06, 2011
Recognizing the existing and emerging growth opportunities in Russia, Harman International has appointed Mr. Evgeny Konov as the Country Manager for Russia with the office located in Moscow. The Country Manager is responsible for refining a business plan for Russia and working with the Harman divisions and respective local distributors to capture further market opportunities.
May 19, 2011
STAMFORD, CT – HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), announced today that it has been selected by Dongfeng Passenger Vehicle (DFPV) of China to equip its new luxury segment mid size sedan, the Aeolus, with branded audio systems. HARMAN will provide a ten-speaker premium surround audio system for the Dongfeng Aeolus models, including powered subwoofer and vehicle audio amplifier.
May 03, 2011
STAMFORD, CT -- Harman International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR) declared a cash dividend on April 28, 2011 of $.025 cents per share for the third quarter ended March 31, 2011. The quarterly dividend will be paid on May 23, 2011, to each stockholder of record as of the close of business on May 9, 2011.
April 28, 2011
Increases Earnings per Share to $0.51 from $0.21Exceeds Target for $400 Million STEP Change Cost SavingsWins Large Asian Business and Expands VW Group Award to $1.6 BillionGrows Scalable Platform to $3.5 Billion; Backlog of Awarded Business at $13 Billion
April 26, 2011
MOSCOW, Russia – HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE: HAR), today announced that the AKG Quincy Jones Signature Line Series Q 701 premium headphones received Russia’s National Award as Product of the Year in the audio-video category.
April 19, 2011
AUTO SHANGHAI 2011 – HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), announced today that the upcoming electric vehicle from the joint venture company formed by BYD Motors of China and Daimler AG, will include premium branded audio solutions from HARMAN.
April 19, 2011
SHANGHAI -- AUTO SHANGHAI 2011 – HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), announced today that the new BYD E6 electric vehicle will include premium branded audio solutions from HARMAN.