9.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW
Founded in 1987, Kingston Technology is the world’s largest independent manu-facturer of memory products. At the close of 1998, Kingston had sales in excess of $1.5 billion. Worldwide, the company presently staffs four manufacturing sites on four continents and six international sales and marketing facilities.
Kingston manufactures memory products that consistently meet or exceed the industry’s stringent standards, possessing both the skill and equipment necessary to create the best modules in the marketplace.
The personal philosophy of company founders John Tu and David Sun, has been permanently imprinted into the corporate culture. From the company founders to the employees and ultimately, to the consumer, a special “magic” is infused into every product. At Kingston, it is the people that make the difference.
The Kingston spirit reflects an individual commitment…
Respect for one another in our culturally diverse environment
Loyalty to our long-term partnerships
Flexibility and adaptability in responding to our customers’ needs
Investing in our employees to continuously improve our most valuable resource
Having fun working in the company of friends