Jerry Long, President and CEO of Rea Magnet Wire Company, has been elected to the board of directors of Rea, the largest producer of magnet wire in the world with operations in North America and China.
Each year, CWIEME Global recognizes companies, engineers, and products that help move our industries forward and inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Rea Magnet Wire is honored to have our new NanoMax inverter-grade magnet wire included in the shortlist for Product of the Year.
Rea Magnet Wire was honored to be highlighted in Business View Magazine‘s safety and sustainability feature in May 2018. 2018 is an important year for Rea Magnet Wire, celebrating its 85th anniversary as a distinguished manufacturer and supplier to the motor, automotive, and transformer industries. The company was founded in 1933 and remained under private […]
FORT WAYNE, IN. (October 27, 2017) – The Rea Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Jerry Long has been named President and Chief Executive Officer and Ryan Kelly has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Rea Magnet Wire Company effective immediately. Jerry joined the company in July of 2013 […]
INDIANAPOLIS (March 27, 2017) – Today, Governor Eric J. Holcomb will honor 34 Indiana companies with the Governor’s Century or Half Century Business Award, recognizing each company for its longevity and service to its employees, community and the state. “Today, we honor Indiana businesses that have withstood the test of time, helping to drive Indiana’s […]
PRESS RELEASE For Release Contact Susan Boyd 260-421-7343 Rea and Viakable announce their intent to form a joint venture to provide the best overall value to magnet wire customers in North America FORT WAYNE, Indiana and MONTERREY, Mexico (November 1, 2016) – The Rea Magnet Wire Company and Magnekon, a division of Viakable, today announced […]
FORT WAYNE, IN. (July 5, 2016)–Thank you, Rea employees, for donating over $2,400 to Just Neighbors IHN, a local Fort Wayne emergency homeless shelter for families. The family center provides shelter, food, and safety to more than 300 guests annually. It is with generous donations from grants, corporations, religious congregations, and individuals that Just Neighbors IHN […]
TORONTO, CANADA. (June 15, 2016)—The tallest freestanding structure in the Western hemisphere served as the backdrop for the 2016 EASA Convention held at Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Rea joined over 200 additional exhibitors and over 1,000 attendees serving the motor repair, distribution, coil winding and motor markets. We would like to thank all of the customers and suppliers, who took […]
FORT WAYNE, IN. (May 25, 2016)–Congratulations to the four finalists in the Rea Sons and Daughters Scholarship Program: Leon Novak, Matthew Rausch, Erin Rausch, and Alexander Steffen. The proud fathers and Rea employees of these scholars are Dennis Rausch (Matthew), John Rausch (Erin), Davor Novak (Leon), and Mitch Steffen (Alexander). A banquet in honor of the finalists was […]
DALLAS, TX. (May 6, 2016) – The 2016 IEEE show is in the books and what a tremendous show it was. Rea is proud to be one of the more than 875 exhibitors that made this year’s show a success. Highlights of the show include Rea’s updated booth display featuring the innovative new products developed […]