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Associates Leasing Inc.

Founded in 1978.



1988 43,000* 10-year anniversary of company's founding.
1987 40,600 ALI acquires Fruehauf Finance Co., Detroit, MI, in May
1985   ALI acquires Vandenberg Leasing, Grand Rapids, MI in September
1984   ALI acquires Kayser Leasing, Madison, WI, in August
1981 9,100 Dobbs Fleet Leasing in Memphis, TN, acquired by ALI in November
1978 1,000 ALI established in April 1978

* estimated April 1988






  1. 1. Gary FInkle [ June 13, 2012 @ 03:25PM ]

    is there any connection between A.L.I. and Gelco or G.E. Fleet Services?


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