General Cable is One Company connecting the world. We serve our customers through a global network of wire & cable manufacturing facilities with worldwide sales representation and distribution.
General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a global Fortune 500 company headquartered in Highland Heights, Kentucky, is a leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for the energy, industrial, construction, specialty and communications markets. The Company offers competitive strengths in such areas as breadth of product line, brand recognition, distribution and logistics, sales and service, and operating efficiency. The CEO of General Cable is Michael T. McDonnell.
General Cable employs 13,000 associates working in manufacturing plants, distribution centers, technology centers and sales offices globally.
Incorporated in New Jersey in 1927, General Cable brought together under several older companies founded in the 19th century, including Phillips Wire and Safety Cable Company, Rome Wire Company and Standard Underground Cable, under one corporate identity.
General Cable's Global Vision is to be the best performing wire and cable company in the industry; relentlessly focus on the customer and innovate in the Utilities, Communications and Industrial markets.