President, CEO, CO-Founder
Employment Duration 37 yrs 4 mos
LocationMiami/Fort Lauderdale Area
Alfred “Alfie” J. Lipshultz
President and Chief Executive Officer
Established in 1980, Aquathin has grown into a highly industry respected entity with over 70
proprietary and trademarked water purification, filtration, softening and treatment systems servicing
the residential, commercial, industrial and laboratory markets both national and international.
Aquathin has established a network of over 600 skilled and trained international dealers and
distributors. Alfred’s accomplishments include:
Created and formulated proprietary designs resulting in the granting of seven patents.
Recipient of the Nation’s Blue Chip Enterprise Initiative Award from the U.S. Chamber of
Recipient of Miami Herald’s Pacesetter Award.
Awarded the President’s Excellence Award in Export from the U.S. Commerce Dept.
Appointed to the Florida District Export Council (3 terms) by the U.S. Commerce Dept.
Appointed as Chair of the DEC Alumni.
Invited to the White House two occasions relating to the NAFTA Treaty.
Authored numerous articles for industry trade journals and medical publications.
Aquathin and management practices are key focus study in national college course entitled
Small Business Planning & Management-Exporting.
Authored Aquathin trademarks, literature, educational and training seminars known as
Aquathin University, policies and procedures, lean manufacturing and assembly
benchmarking procedures, quality control programs, testing and diagnostics, sales and
Appointed to the University of Kentucky College of Arts & Sciences Board of Advisors.
B.G.S. Bachelor of General Studies, College of Arts & Science 1974 with concentrated focus in
Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky. Married to Deborah
Lipshultz (& Partner) 34 years. Three children Allen, Terry, Abrym. Two grandchildren.
Awards and Affiliations
Aquathin manufactures a broad spectrum of unique, having earned 7 patents for water purification, softening and filtration systems servicing the residential, commercial and laboratory markets. For a quick review of our superior Reverse Osmosis Deionization purification efficiency click here http://www.aquathin.com/tech.htm.
Established in 1980 Aquathin now produces over 70 proprietary and trademarked devices for markets around the world through more than 600 Authorized Aquathin Dealers. Aquathin is an E.P.A. Registered manufacturer, ISO 9001:2000, ISO 9001:2008 Certified and recipient of both the prestigious President's Excellence & E Star Award in Export from the U.S. Commerce Department and the Nation's Blue Chip Enterprise Award from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Aquathin purification, softening and filtration products are Made In USA, and are WQA Quality and Efficiency Certified. We have a very impressive global client list.