Encore Wire Announces New Manufacturers Representative for N. Illinois/E. Wisconsin

December 1, 2022

Kevin Heffernan
Vice President of Sales and Marketing

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McKinney, TX – Encore Wire Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: Wire) announced today the addition of Callas Kingsley as its new manufacturers representative for the Northern Illinois and Eastern Wisconsin territory. Effective January 1, 2023, Callas Kingsley will succeed Great Lakes Electrical Sales (GLESCO).  GLESCO will continue to represent Encore Wire until December 31, 2022. 

Callas Kingsley brings more than thirty-five years of National Electric Manufacturers Representatives Association experience and 20 full-time staff members to the Encore Wire team.  Owners David Alonzo and Brian Rooney are very excited to work with the Encore Wire Family.  Rooney said, “We look forward to partnering with Encore Wire and providing the highest level of service with the upmost integrity to all of our partners.”  Echoing that sentiment Alonzo stated, “After seeing their capabilities and commitment to the market, we feel very fortunate to be selected from a large group of NEMRA reps in our territory.”

Daniel L. Jones, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Encore Wire Corporation, said, “As the industry continues to evolve, we remain committed to strengthening our team and providing value to our partners. We believe there is opportunity for growth in the N. Illinois/E. Wisconsin market and we're excited to add the talent and experience of Callas Kingsley to our portfolio of high-performing representative agencies.”

Encore Wire Corporation is a leading manufacturer of a broad range of copper and aluminum electrical wire and cables, supplying power generation and distribution solutions to meet our customers’ needs today and in the future.  The Company focuses on maintaining a low-cost of production while providing exceptional customer service, quickly shipping complete orders coast-to-coast.  Our products are proudly made in America at our vertically-integrated, single-site, Texas campus.