SEGUIN, Texas, November 20, 2017 -- Alamo Group Inc. (NYSE: ALG) today announced that Gary L. Martin will retire from the Board of Directors effective November 30, 2017, due to personal reasons.

Mr. Martin joined the Board in 2007 and has served as its Chairman since January 5, 2016. During his tenure as a Director, he has made significant contributions to Alamo Group’s continued growth and success.

Ron Robinson, Alamo Group’s President and CEO, will serve as interim Chairman until a successor is named.

Ron Robinson said, “We will definitely miss Gary and would like to express our sincere thanks for his thoughtful leadership, meaningful contributions and his absolute commitment to doing what is right for our shareholders and our other company stakeholders.”

Mr. Martin offered the following comments: “It has been a sincere pleasure serving on the Board of Alamo Group Inc. and most recently as its Chairman. I would like to wish Alamo Group every success in the future.”

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