Gentex Corporation Form 8-K for July 8, 2008

Washington, DC 20549


Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: July 8, 2008

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)

600 North Centennial Street
Zeeland, Michigan

(Address of principal executive offices)
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (616) 772-1800
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

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Section 2 – Financial Information

  Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

  (a) On July 8, 2008, Gentex Corporation issued a news release including information with respect to sales growth for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008. A copy of the news release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.

    The information in this Form 8-K and the attached Exhibit shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Section 9 – Financial Statements and Exhibits

  Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

  (d) Exhibit

    99.1 – News Release Dated July 8, 2008.


        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: July 8, 2008. GENTEX CORPORATION

By /s/ Steven A. Dykman
      Steven A. Dykman
      Vice President – Finance and Chief
      Financial Officer