Four Generations of Leadership and Innovation

Founded in 1914 by Marcus Frieder, Gentex Corporation has been led by the Frieder family ever since. Watch the PBS Documentary on the history of Gentex and the personal protection and situational awareness innovations it has brought to defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel for over a century.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

Pictured left to right, Marcus Frieder founder and president, 1914-1940; Leonard Frieder, president, 1940-1972; L. Peter Frieder, Jr., president, 1972-2012; L.P Frieder, president, 2012-present.