The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pantech Co. Ltd., a global corporation with headquarters in South Korea and divisions in the U.S., Japan, China, Mexico and Italy.
Founded in 1991, Pantech has been recognized internationally for its innovation and design, winning multiple International Forum (iF) Design Awards and the coveted CES “Best of Innovations” Award in 2008.
Since beginning operations in 2002, the U.S. division of Pantech has maintained the spirit of innovation. The company has broken new ground with phones that have turned heads. Notable product innovations have included the world’s smallest flip phone in 2007 and the world’s thinnest messaging device at the time of its release in 2008.
Other phones have introduced unique variations on design, such as the Pantech Reveal™, the first phone to offer dual keyboard, a numeric keypad for full calling capabilities, and a full QWERTY keyboard that slides vertically.
Recognized for quality, design and culture
The company currently sells its phones in the U.S. market through AT&T and Verizon. Pantech’s carrier partners consistently rate the company’s phones among the highest in quality and customer satisfaction. Reviewers and consumers alike applaud Pantech’s phones for their performance and great design.
Pantech is also recognized for its strong, diverse corporate culture and dedication to creativity, innovation and work/life balance. The company was named one of Atlanta’s “Best Places to Work” by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.