Date of Report: March 26, 2007
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
600 North Centennial Street
(Address of principal executive offices)
telephone number, including area code: (616) 772-1800
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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|Section 5.||Corporate Governance and Management|
|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
|Gentex Corporation previously announced (on June 14, 2006) that Enoch Jen planned to retire as Senior Vice President effective January 2, 2008. On March 21, 2007, Mr. Jen informed Gentex Corporation that he now plans to retire as Senior Vice President on January 2, 2009, and intends to work on a part-time consulting basis for Gentex Corporation through March 31, 2010.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: March 26, 2007.||GENTEX CORPORATION
By: /s/ Fred Bauer
Its Chairman of the Board and
Chief Executive Officer