"At Altaworx, our goal is to have a positive impact on our customers, employees, and vendors. This nomination validates this goal. Our teams continue to live up to our core values in difficult times and make Altworx a great company."Rickie Richey, Altaworx CEO.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (PRWEB) January 26, 2023
Altaworx was one of the forty candidates selected as a finalist for the inaugural Business Alabama awards. The ceremony to name the winner of the seven different categories will take place on March 3rd in Birmingham. The nominations for these awards were from the public and Altaworx is one of five total nominees for the Small Company award for companies with fewer than 299 employees.
Rickie Richey, the CEO of Altaworx, says. “We are honored to have been included by Business Alabama with the other impressive finalist for Alabama Small Company of the Year. At Altaworx, our goal is to have a positive impact on our customers, employees, and vendors. This nomination validates this goal. Our teams continue to live up to our core values in difficult times and make Altworx a great company.”
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Altaworx, LLC located in Fairhope, AL, was founded in 2003 by Rickie Richey, with hopes of addressing the emerging demand for Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) business telephone systems. His vision was to build a company that not only provided leading-edge technology, but truly focused on helping customers drive revenue, control expenses, increase their productivity, and operate more efficiently. In 2011, Altaworx continued to focus on customer impact through emerging technologies becoming an internet telephony service provider (ITSP). The company began selling Altaworx branded SIP trunks and Hosted PBX to business customers in the 22-state AT&T footprint. Today, the company operates its cloud-based solutions from two data centers located in Dallas, TX, Atlanta, GA, and Los Angeles, CA. With a focus on empowering agents and resellers to build recurring revenue in their business, Altaworx continues to grow and now has a presence in 46 states.