Founded in 1961 to provide a less-bulky headset for pilots, Plantronics, Inc. is an American electronics manufacturer headquartered in Santa Cruz, California. The company currently specializes in the design and manufacture of audio communication equipment and other related products. All products are designed to support unified communications, gaming, music, and mobile use for users in the business and consumer markets. Their current portfolio includes products like VoIP phones, sports headphones, RIG gaming headsets, mobile communications solutions, and other audio-related products. All these products are developed and manufactured in their facilities located in China and Mexico and are distributed to various countries worldwide.