Altec Celebrates 80th Anniversary

Altec, Birmingham, Ala., celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2009. Since its beginnings in 1929, the company has been built based on solid, conservative business principles and a value system that remains the cornerstone of its corporate culture, according to a statement on Altec’s website.

“Our longevity and success can be attributed to the dedication and commitment of our associates, the partnerships we share with our suppliers and most importantly, the loyalty and guidance we receive from our customers,” said Lee Styslinger, III, president and CEO, in a message to the company’s customers. “Many of our relationships with you span decades and are a testament of the trust you have placed in our company, in our people, and in our solutions. I want to personally thank you for your support as we celebrate 80 years of Helping Your Crews Work Safer and Smarter.”