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Southwire Becomes NECA Premier Partner

Jan 23, 2015

Two-year commitment made to help strengthen NECA members’ businesses

Southwire-Logo_CMYKSouthwire Company, LLC, a leading manufacturer of wire and cable used in the distribution and transmission of electricity, has made a two-year commitment to the National Electrical Contractors Association’s (NECA) Premier Partner sponsorship program.

Learn more about NECA's Premier Partners

Southwire joins Federated Insurance, Graybar, Milwaukee Tool, Schneider Electric, Thomas & Betts and Westex as NECA Premier Partners. NECA’s Premier Partner sponsorship program connects NECA members to the leading companies in the electrical construction industry. It represents the most comprehensive business-to-business marketing and sales opportunity ever presented to reach the industry. Premier Partners of NECA showcase their brands, products and services to the electrical construction industry through hundreds of NECA events, publications and digital platforms year-round, including the annual NECA Convention and Show, the industry’s premier trade show and gathering.

“Southwire brings significant value to our members through the Premier Partner program,” said Dan Walter, NECA Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “We appreciate the company's commitment to the program, and we look forward to building on our great relationship.”

Southwire’s commitment for 2015 and 2016 fully subscribes to NECA's only national sponsorship program. The Premier Partner sponsorship program is now closed to additional participants.

About Southwire

Southwire Company, LLC is North America’s leading manufacturer of wire and cable used in the distribution and transmission of electricity. Throughout its history, the company has sought to help provide power through its products and service and by helping empower its customers, employees and communities. For more information, go to

About NECA

NECA is the voice of the $130 billion electrical construction industry that brings power, light and communication technology to buildings and communities across the United States. NECA’s national office and 119 local chapters advance the industry through advocacy, education, research and standards development. For more information, visit
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