Elite Software will mark its 30th anniversary this year.

The company, located in Bryan-College Station, Texas, was founded in 1980 by William W. Smith. Smith still serves as president of the company.

The engineering software company offers over 30 computer programs for HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection design and has steadily grown through the years with over 20,000 customers around the world.

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Elite Software will be exhibiting in numerous HVAC trade shows throughout 2010 and will be offering special 30-year anniversary discounts at those shows.