The Riverbend Growth Association has named Rister’s Automotive in Alton its Small Business of the Month for January 2021.

Rister’s is a family owned and operated automotive and transmission repair shop located on Milton Road. They have been in business since 1991 and are co-owned and operated by Duane and Candy Rister.

Rister’s is a NAPA AutoCare center that specializes in oil changes, brakes, suspension, A/C and heating systems, transmission diagnosis and repair and more.

The RBGA bases their Small Business of the Month award on a scoring system that awards points for number of years in business, number of employees, overcoming adversity and community service.


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