Southwire

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Southwire Company is a developer, manufacturer, and supplier of building wire and utility cable, as well as the tools used in their installation. The company serves a variety of industries including data centers, factory power and automation, commercial, residential, utility, power generation, mass transit, oil, gas, and petroleum, healthcare, and automotive and electric vehicles.

TypePrivate
Founded1950
HQCarrollton, GA, US
Websitesouthwire.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2021)2,903
Revenue (Y, 2018)$6.1 B(+11%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
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Key People/Management at Southwire

Rich Stinson

Rich Stinson

President and CEO
Kathleen Edge

Kathleen Edge

EVP, Operations
Nic Saeger

Nic Saeger

Vice President of Marketing
Aaron Asher

Aaron Asher

Vice President of Distribution
Skinner David

Skinner David

VP of Manufacturing
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Southwire Office Locations

Southwire has offices in Carrollton and Mississauga
Carrollton, GA, US (HQ)
1 Southwire Dr
Mississauga, CA
5705 Cancross Ct #100
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Southwire Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1950
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Southwire Revenue

Southwire's revenue was reported to be $6.1 b in Y, 2018 which is a 10.9% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Y, 2018)

6.1b

Revenue growth (Y, 2017 - Y, 2018), %

10.9%
USDY, 2016Y, 2017Y, 2018

Revenue

4.6b5.5b6.1b

Revenue growth, %

(10%)20%11%
USDY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

679.3k
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Southwire Operating Metrics

Y, 2016Y, 2017Y, 2018Jul, 2020

Markets

10

Patents Issued

375480518

Product Lines

30

Trademarks

104
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Southwire Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Garvin IndustriesAugust 28, 2018
DCN CablesOctober 17, 2017
Sumner ManufacturingDecember 19, 2016
United Copper IndustriesSeptember 20, 2016
Coleman CableDecember 20, 2013
Tappan Wire & Cable IncJuly 23, 2010
MAXIS, LLC.October 01, 2009

Southwire Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

66/100

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Southwire Online and Social Media Presence

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Southwire Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    60/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    67/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    62/100

  • Diversity

    C

    65/100

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Southwire News and Updates

In support of its Carbon Zero goal

Southwire has signed a contract to participate in Georgia Power’s Customer Renewable Supply Procurement (CRSP) program.

Southwire Joins Georgia Power’s Renewable Supply Procurement Program

In support of its Carbon Zero goal, Southwire has signed a contract to participate in Georgia Power’s Customer Renewable Supply Procurement (CRSP) program.

Southwire Enters into Sustainability-Linked Asset Based Loan Facility

Supporting the company’s growth strategy and strengthening its commitment to be a leader in sustainability, Southwire has completed collaborations with its bank lenders to integrate a sustainability-linked pricing mechanism into the renewal of its five-year, $1 billion Asset Based Loan (ABL).

Southwire Canada Named on Great Place to Work® Manufacturing List

Southwire Canada is proud to announce that it was recently named on the Best Workplaces™ in Manufacturing list, which comes five months after being named a Great Place to Work® (GPTW) Certified™ Organization.

Southwire’s Facility in Lafayette, Ind. Participates in Virtual Manufacturing Month

For the past seven years, the Greater Lafayette, Ind. Commerce has hosted a Manufacturing Week event, where students from nine counties and more than 27 school districts are invited to attend. This year, the event was held virtually and expanded into a month-long event. Kara Webb, workforce deve…

Southwire Provides Hope for the Holidays in Final Phase of $1 Million Donation

In April, Southwire announced an expansion of its Giving Back efforts in response to COVID-19. In these uncertain and challenging times, the company’s long-standing tradition of Giving Back was enhanced with a commitment to donate $1 million toward COVID-19 relief with a focus on hunger, education a…
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Southwire Blogs

Southwire Named Corporate Responsibility Supplier of the Year by Duke Energy

As part of its annual Supplier Excellence Awards program, Duke Energy presented Southwire with the Corporate Responsibility Supplier of the... The post Southwire Named Corporate Responsibility Supplier of the Year by Duke Energy appeared first on Southwire Blog.

Southwire Donates Funds to Cleburne County in Support of Project Lifesaver

Southwire partnered with the Cleburne County Sheriff’s Office to donate more than $3,000 in support of Project Lifesaver, an international... The post Southwire Donates Funds to Cleburne County in Support of Project Lifesaver appeared first on Southwire Blog.

Southwire Provides Comment in Support of U.S. International Trade Commission Unanimous Vote in Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Aluminum Wire and Cable Imports from China

In response to the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (ITC) unanimous vote in favor of a finding of material injury in... The post Southwire Provides Comment in Support of U.S. International Trade Commission Unanimous Vote in Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Aluminum Wire and…

Southwire’s Kentucky Plant Celebrates 50 Years of Success

On Oct. 31, Southwire’s Kentucky Plant hosted a 50th Anniversary Celebration to commemorate the facility’s continued success. The plant in... The post Southwire’s Kentucky Plant Celebrates 50 Years of Success appeared first on Southwire Blog.

Southwire Donates Solar Energy to Local Elementary School

Southwire has partnered with West Georgia Youth Science & Technology Center (West GYSTC) and Roopville Elementary School to Solarize-A-Classroom. On... The post Southwire Donates Solar Energy to Local Elementary School appeared first on Southwire Blog.

Southwire’s 12 for Life Receives the Presidents’ Award

Carrollton, GA – November 8, 2019: On Nov. 7, Southwire’s 12 for Life facility received the Presidents’ Award by the... The post Southwire’s 12 for Life Receives the Presidents’ Award appeared first on Southwire Blog.
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Southwire Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Southwire founded?

    Southwire was founded in 1950.

  • Who are Southwire key executives?

    Southwire's key executives are Rich Stinson, Kathleen Edge and Nic Saeger.

  • How many employees does Southwire have?

    Southwire has 2,903 employees.

  • What is Southwire revenue?

    Latest Southwire annual revenue is $6.1 b.

  • What is Southwire revenue per employee?

    Latest Southwire revenue per employee is $2.1 m.

  • Who are Southwire competitors?

    Competitors of Southwire include NKT, Bahra Electric and Prysmian Group.

  • Where is Southwire headquarters?

    Southwire headquarters is located at 1 Southwire Dr, Carrollton.

  • Where are Southwire offices?

    Southwire has offices in Carrollton and Mississauga.

  • How many offices does Southwire have?

    Southwire has 2 offices.