Alternative Technology

Alternative Technology

October 11, 2005 07:00 ET

Alternative Technology Contributes $34,497 to Aid Victims of Hurricane Katrina

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(CCNMatthews - Oct 11, 2005) -

Alternative Technology, a specialty distributor based in Englewood, Colorado, announced that it has contributed $34,497 to the American Red Cross 2005 Hurricane Relief Fund to assist victims of Hurricane Katrina.

Bill Botti, President and COO of Alternative Technology, said: "Hurricane Katrina has left a path of devastation that has not left anyone in its path unharmed. In times such as these, it is everyone's responsibility to pitch in and contribute to the relief efforts. I would like to thank everyone involved, including our customers, vendor partners and Alternative Technology employees who helped to make this possible."

Alternative Technology's contribution comes from a portion of the company's Gross Profit from the month of September, as well as matching employee contributions and product donations from vendor partners.

About Alternative Technology

Alternative Technology is the leading specialty distributor for Value Added Resellers who need products and services targeted at Thin-client/Server-based Computing, Edge Infrastructure, Security and Wireless markets. Driving the widespread adoption of leading edge technologies by bridging the gaps between products and services to solve critical business problems, Alternative identifies business issues that are key to our markets and offer multi-vendor solutions that drive demand back through our reseller partners. Alternative Technology, headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, has offices in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Carlsbad, California, and Mississauga, Canada. For more information, go to, e-mail or call toll-free 800-544-7674 (USA) or 866-240-9991 (Canada).

About the American Red Cross 2005 Hurricane Relief Fund

Financial contributions to the American Red Cross 2005 Hurricane Relief Fund help the organization provide shelter, food, counseling, and other assistance to those in need. Call 800-HELP-NOW or 800-257-7575 (Spanish) to make a donation. Contributions to the Hurricane Relief Fund may be sent to your local American Red Cross chapter or to the American Red Cross Hurricane Relief Fund, P.O. Box 37243, Washington, DC 20013. Internet users can make a secure online contribution by visiting

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