HMI software company wins achievement award from business alliance in global headquarters’ hometown.


The Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance named Altia as its 2016 Company of the Year. This award was presented to Altia co-founder and CEO, Mike Juran, at the 2016 Business and Industry Gala on Saturday, November 12, 2016.

Dirk Draper, President and CEO of the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance, had this to say when presenting Altia with the award: “Altia is a homegrown company, a firm now gone global, that continues to grow rapidly, achieve amazing customer satisfaction, and is hiring great talent and consistently engaging in the community. It is our pleasure to honor them with the Company of the Year award.”

The following criteria are used by the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance to rank candidate companies for The Company of the Year award:

  • Significant impact on its industry
  • Extraordinary work on a project or continuing program
  • Considerable increase in revenues or profits
  • Leader in employee satisfaction and community engagement
  • Created or adapted a product, service or process that greatly improved company prospects

“I am extremely proud to receive this award on behalf of the hard-working men and women who have made Altia the success it is today,” states Mike Juran. “It’s gratifying to be recognized this way in a city that is home to thirty Fortune 500 companies and hundreds more large, medium and small companies. We look forward to continuing Altia’s growth and success around the globe and, of course, at our home here in Colorado Springs.”

About Altia…

Altia, Inc. is a software company that provides graphical user interface design and development tools that can be used from concept to final product code. Our GUI editor, Altia Design, offers development teams the capability to implement a model-based development process for clear communication and accelerated user interface development. Our code generator, Altia DeepScreen, supports a vast range of low- to high-powered processors from a variety of industry-leading silicon providers. Altia generates pure C source code that is optimized to take full advantage of hardware resources. Graphics code generated by Altia is driving millions of displays worldwide – from automotive instrument clusters, HUDs and radios to thermostats, washing machines and healthcare monitors. Our mission is to get the best automotive, medical and consumer interfaces into production in the shortest time on the lowest cost hardware.

Altia was founded in 1991 and its customers include Breville, Continental Automotive, Aston Martin, Smiths Medical, Renault, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford Motor Company, Medtronic, MTA, Johnson Controls, Magneti Marelli, Rolls-Royce, DAF Trucks, Visteon, NSI, Procter & Gamble, Diehl AKO Stiftung & Co. and many other leading manufacturers.

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