The Trestle Luxe plate stabilizes the spine when an interbody spacer is inserted.

The Trestle Luxe plate stabilizes the spine when an interbody spacer is inserted.

ALPHATEC HOLDINGS INC.

CEO: Les Cross.

Revenue: $197.7 million in 2011; $171.6 million in 2010.

Net loss: $22.2 million in 2011; $14.3 million in 2010.

No. of local employees: About 300.

Headquarters: Carlsbad.

Year founded: 1994.

Stock symbol and exchange: ATEC on Nasdaq.

Company description: Designs, manufactures and sells spinal surgery implants used to treat spine disorders.

Key factors for success: Innovating new products for the marketplace with input from surgeons. Increasing sales force productivity both horizontally across territories and vertically within each account. Expanding geographically, particularly in emerging markets. Focusing on lean operations and strengthening our manufacturing.

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