Regal’s 2015 Supplier of the Year

Indianapolis, IN. (March 17, 2016)—Rea Magnet Wire was recognized as a finalist for Regal’s Supplier of the Year and honored to be selected as their 2015 Direct Material Supplier of the Year. Accepting the award on behalf of Rea Magnet Wire was Mike Connolly, Chief Marketing Officer. “Anytime you are awarded supplier of the year, […]

From Fort Wayne to Flint

Fort Wayne, IN. (March 11, 2016)—Rea Magnet Wire Co. employees recently donated over 1,500 bottles of water to the residents of Flint, Michigan affected by the water crisis. The donated water totaled 222 gallons and weighed-in at 1,775 pounds. Thank you to all employees who made donations. Still interested in helping? Please consider making a donation to […]

Magnet Wire Award Season

Fort Wayne, IN. (February 29, 2016)—Rea Magnet Wire Co. was recently awarded the BorgWarner 2015 Supplier Quality Excellence Award for 100% quality rating at the Monterrey plant. Accepting the award on behalf of Rea Magnet Wire was Favio Peralta, Plant Quality Manager. We’d like to thank BorgWarner for their continued business as well as all of the […]

Rea Magnet Wire Awarded at 2016 EIS Supplier Fair

Reno, NV. (February 10, 2016)—Rea Magnet Wire Co. was awarded the 2016 Spirit Award and Most Valuable Presentation Award at the 2016 EIS Supplier Fair in Reno, Nevada. The presentation highlighted this year’s growth initiatives and new services available for EIS. EIS is a wholly owned subsidiary of GPC and one of North America’s leading distributors of process […]

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Rea Magnet Wire

FORT WAYNE, IN. (December 21, 2015)—The spirit of Christmas filled the halls of Rea Magnet Wire as employees gathered their gifts for the annual Arc Easter Seals Christmas Project. 2015 marked the 15th consecutive year Rea employees have participated in the Christmas Project. The gifts donated by Rea employees are distributed to children and adults in […]

CWIEME Winds Up Success

ROSEMONT, IL. (October 7, 2015)—Over 150 leading suppliers to the coil winding industry and hundreds of other professionals gathered at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center to learn about new technologies, market developments and meet with their peers in the coil winding industry. Everyone at Rea Magnet Wire would like to thank all of our […]

Day of Caring Makes an Impact

FORT WAYNE, IN. (September 18, 2015)—A morning rain shower would not stop the progress of a group of dedicated volunteers. Employees from every department gathered outside Just Neighbors/IHN Friday morning to paint, landscape, clean and mulch as part of Rea Magnet Wire’s annual Day of Caring. Just Neighbor’s (IHN) mission is to serve homeless families by uniting faith community […]

Corporate Office Relocation Effective October 1, 2015

FORT WAYNE, IN. (August 10, 2015)—Effective October 1, 2015 the corporate offices of Rea Magnet Wire Company, Inc. will relocate from 3600 East Pontiac Street to 3400 East Coliseum Boulevard, Suite 200, Fort Wayne, IN 46805. The move ends over 80 consecutive years of business on Pontiac Street. Formerly a foundry, the Pontiac Street location was originally leased […]

Arthur Miele Named Chairman of the Rea Board of Directors

FORT WAYNE, IN. (August 4, 2015)—Rea Magnet Wire Company, Inc. has elected Arthur R. Miele as Chairman of the Board of Directors during the August 4, 2015 board meeting. Mr. Miele, who resides in Paradise Valley, Arizona, joined the Rea Board in 2007 and has served as Vice Chairman and Lead Independent Director. He succeeds Jim Vann, […]

Magnet Wire Market, Rea Technology Highlighted

FORT WAYNE, IN. (July 10, 2015)—The greater Fort Wayne magnet wire industry and Rea Magnet Wire’s technological advances were recently highlighted by Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly. Columnist Doug LeDuc’s magnet wire market article focused on the global changes occurring within the magnet wire market and the impact on local businesses. His second article went on to specifically note Rea’s […]