GN was founded on a truly innovative and global mindset. Today, we honor that legacy with our world-leading expertise within intelligent audio, video, and gaming technology – all with the purpose of bringing people closer.
In 1869, our founder C.F. Tietgen envisioned a more connected world. Since then, our ambitious 150-year journey has taken us from telegraph cables and radio waves to intelligent audio and video engineering.
We have consistently developed and brought to market what the world thought wasn’t possible. Our legacy of producing world first audio solutions and pioneering advancements in technology include, but is not limited to:
As the world around us continues to change, we remain ready to adapt. Since our foundation, we have been cracking codes and reimagining possibilities. This agility still defines us today. With a long history of ‘world’s firsts’, we continue to conquer new frontiers and transform what it takes bring people closer to one another and what matters most to them.
Check out the milestones in our over 150-year history of innovation below or watch our award-winning anniversary films.