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Found in Yonkers: Altman Stage Lighting retains its family roots as it moves beyond its mom-and-pop image

Lots of companies like to claim they are family businesses, but when it comes right down to it the closest they get to family is the annual company picnic, where the oh-so-corporate boss has to carry cue cards so he knows who's who. Yonkers, NY-based Altman Stage Lighting is another story. Founded in the mid-1950s by Charlie Altman and his wife Alice, the company is now in its third generation of Altmans and boasts seven family members among its 140 mostly longtime employees. Robert Altman

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