Brian J. Pokorny joined Garmin International in 1995 as a planning manager. From 1997 to 2005, Pokorny served as director of operations. Prior to Garmin, Pokorny held several positions at AlliedSignal Commercial Avionics, including production control manager and several positions in procurement. He also held positions with AlliedSignal Corporate Commodity teams as a procurement specialist managing corporate level commodity strategies.
Pokorny holds a bachelor’s in business management and a master’s in business administration from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and holds the professional certification of CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management) and has held professional certification as a C.P.M. (Certified Purchasing Manager).