Fitz-Thors Turns 10


Founded in 2007 by Matt Fitzgerald and Arnar Thors, Fitz-Thors Engineering celebrated its 10 year anniversary last month. The company has grown to 35 employees by consistently meeting automation, manufacturing, and product design needs in the region. By delivering custom solutions, Fitz-Thors helps clients achieve maximum productivity for their manufacturing goals.

Founders Matt and Arnar were recognized this week in the Birmingham Business Journal. Here is an exerpt of the profile:

What's your career highlight so far? ARNAR THORS: "It feels pretty good to be at the 10 year mark, having sustainably grown our company from 2 employees to 35. We are very proud and fortunate to have such high quality people on our team with diverse areas of expertise within advanced manufacturing. Being part of a group that is naturally motivated everyday to be the best solution provider in this area is very rewarding."

Where do you hope to be in five years? MATT FITZGERALD: "We’ll be in our new facility (Hardware Park) in downtown Birmingham, hopefully continuing to find needs that our team can fill in design and manufacturing of new technologies. From our new location, we hope to become more plugged into the technology community, while helping push Birmingham forward."