Andrew Altendorf has been the CEO and majority stockholder in Acme since November of 2005. Altendorf graduated from Oklahoma State University in May of 1978 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing. After graduation Altendorf spent 10 years with the Xerox Corporation in sales and Management positions and achieving the title of Major Account Sales Manager prior to leaving the company in November of 1987. During his tenure Altendorf earned numerous regional and national awards from Xerox for his performance.
The next 18 years were spent with the Nordam group in Tulsa Oklahoma. Nordam is a privately held Aerospace company that manufactures and repair aircraft components for the commercial and military markets worldwide. Andrew held positions from the Director of Marketing , Vice President and President of various divisions over the 18 years and left while holding the title of President of the Companies international sales and marketing organization. While at Nordam. Altendorf was extensively trained in Lean Manufacturing, organizational skills, and training at the University of Michigan graduate programs in utilization of financial tools.
Since owning Acme, Altendorf has taken 28 years of business experience and applied his skills to keeping Acme as an industry leader. He has led an investment effort to replace aging equipment and infrastructure with state of the art equipment and facilities. His experience in lean manufacturing and sales have helped Acme increase market share and continue to establish the company as a market Leader.
Helen Reddell has been the Controller at Acme since August of 2006.
Helen graduated from Northeastern State University in May of 1989 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. After graduation Helen spent 6 years in various accounting positions with Management and Training Corporation contractor of the Tulsa Job Corps Center. The next 4 years Helen worked for Thrifty Rent-a-Car Systems, Inc. in the General and Fleet Accounting departments.
The following 9 years was spent with the Nordam group in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Helen held the positions of General Accounting Supervisor (Nordam Repair Division) and Manager of Financial Systems (World Aviation Associates and Corporate Accounting Division).
Since coming to Acme Helen has implemented a new accounting system which has streamlined all the accounting functions.