Company Profile

AGM Container Controls

AGM Container Controls (AGM) is a Tucson-based manufacturing company with 149 employees. We design and fabricate control hardware for missiles and other critical electro-optical equipment in order to protect and extend the life thereof, since our inception as an organization in 1970. Our facilities have the complete approval of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Atomic Energy Commission and NASA. AGM also manufactures the world’s premier vertical wheelchair lift, which provides access to stages and other elevation changes in public facilities for individuals with disabilities. In 1988, AGM became an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), where every AGM employee is either an employee owner or in the process of becoming such. In 2009, AGM was recognized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce as their “Small Business of the Year,” beating out 4,500 other contenders for this honor.

Company Information
Tucson, Arizona
Howard Stewart
Year Founded
Company Size
51-200 employees
Inc. Honors
Inc. 5000
No. 4835 (2012), No. 4151 (2011), No. 3307 (2010), No. 4296 (2009)