ALTEX, a custom manufacturer of wire harness and cable assemblies, announces the addition of Mark Lentz as sourcing agent. He brings to ALTEX over 25 years of engineering, operations, materials and project management.

Lentz most recently served as a materials manager at Manufactured Assemblies Corporation (MAC) in Richmond, Indiana. His broad-based experience in automotive, telephone and power management businesses provides a deep technical background in design and support of wire, cable, cord sets and surge protection devices.

In addition to earning an A.S. in Electrical Engineering Technology and B.S. in Business Administration, Lentz holds three U.S. Patents:

  • U.S. Patent 5567181 – low profile electrical plug
  • U.S. Patent D354941 – lower profile housing for an electrical plug
  • U.S. Patent D355890 – rotatable, multiple electrical outlet power stake

“We are excited to welcome Mark to our team,” said Rick Bromm, ALTEX president. “His extensive background in materials management and operations, paired with a deep commitment to customer service, make a valuable addition to the organization.”