Rental and Lift Truck E-News – Employee Spotlight

It takes a high-performing team to deliver the best-in-class service our customers expect. At Altorfer, we thrive on the strengths of our team. We are proud of our employees and look forward to introducing a member of our team in each new issue of Altorfer Rents and Lift Truck E-News.  Meet this issue’s spotlight, Dion Ferguson.

Spotlight on Dion Ferguson

  • DionFergusonQ: What is your title at Altorfer?
  • A: Store Coordinator of Altorfer Rents in Champaign, IL
  • Q: Where are you from?
  • A: Dewey, IL
  • Q: Before working at Altorfer, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?
  • A: I worked for an Arborist and got to learn a lot about trees and plants, as well how to maintain them and proper care.
  • Q: What are your hobbies outside of work?
  • A: I love to hunt, fish, camp, spend time with my family and friends, and love watching my kids play in sports.
  • Q: Please tell us about your family.
  • A: I have been married for 15 years to my wonderful wife Kristi, she is a respiratory therapist. We have 2 awesome kids, Andrew is 14 years old and is a freshman at Fisher High School, he loves playing football and soccer and has been on the high honor roll for the last 2 years. Paige is in the 6th grade at Fisher Grade school and loves to play basketball and is a cheerleader for the JFL league, and she is a straight A student as well. We all hunt, fish, and camp together.
  • Q: What’s your favorite thing about working at Altorfer?
  • A: I love working for a family owned business where you feel like you are one of the team and not just another employee to the company. Altorfer has done nothing but welcomed me to the company with open arms. And you can tell they care about you.