As a leader in thermal technology, we design, develop, and manufacture heating, cooling, and ventilating devices for diverse global markets. We expect that our proprietary thermal technologies will be used to create the next generation of thermal comfort and energy efficient products.
With an emphasis on innovation, we are inventing, improving, and applying thermal technologies for emerging markets and applications. Our broad patent portfolio leverages the advances we have made in all areas of thermal comfort and management, and our world-class team of scientists and engineers are dedicated to the continuous advancement of thermoelectrics for heating, cooling, and power generation. We are recognized by our largest automotive industry customers as a dependable and outstanding supplier of heated seating, climate seating, electronics, and cables. We successfully incorporate lean processes on a global scale, enabling us to provide value now and continual improvement for the future.
We have locations in 10 countries, and we have more than 8,000 employees worldwide. Our development, production, and customer service locations are within close proximity to our customers so that we can offer an exceptional experience.