Lift institute elects board members at annual membership meeting

Nov. 15, 2007

The Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) re-elected Jerry Lentz of Challenger Lifts Inc. to a second term as chairman of the board of directors.

Other board members elected during the association's annual membership meeting, held recently in Las Vegas, included:

* Rick Wells, Mohawk Resources Ltd.

* Pete Liebetreu, Hunter Engineering Co.

* Doug Grunnet, ALM Auto Lifts/Mach. Corp.

* Jeff Kritzer, Bend-Pak Inc.

* Gary DiAngelo, Wheeltronic Ltd.

Gary Kennon of Rotary Lift/Dover Ind. Co. continues to serve in the role as past chairman. R.W. O'Gorman was re-elected secretary/treasurer. O'Gorman is also ALI's president.

Members are committed to ALI's mission of promoting the safe design, construction, installation and use of automotive lift products. They must adhere to strict industry standards and market lifts that bear the "Gold Label" of the ANSI Accredited ALI Automotive Lift Certified Lift Program.

For more information, visit the ALI Web site at