Jon Cassat joined Garmin in 1993 to lead the advertising efforts of the company. Prior to joining Garmin, Cassat held a variety of creative and leadership positions at area ad agencies. As manager of corporate communications and later as the director of marketing communications, Cassat helped establish a full complement of in-house advertising, communication and brand-building services in furtherance of the company’s commitment to vertical integration.
Cassat is a graduate of Nebraska Wesleyan University where he earned his bachelor’s in business administration. He continued his education with graduate studies at the University of Kansas where he earned his master’s in journalism.