Chat with us, powered by LiveChat

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 […]

NanoShield Feedback Highlights 2015 EASA Convention

SAN ANTONIO, TX. (June 17, 2015)—”Our winders love it!” The positive feedback on Rea’s newest product NanoShield rolled in from motor repair shops across North America at the 2015 EASA Convention in San Antonio, Texas. “Our entire customer base has switched over to the new product,” stated one magnet wire distributor. Increased flexibility, enamel durability, quicker brazed connections, and even […]

Easter Seals Arc/NE Indiana Recognizes Rea with Business of the Year Award

FORT WAYNE, IN. (April 10, 2015)—Congratulations to Rea Magnet Wire’s Fort Wayne employees.  At Arc’s Third annual recognition celebration Thursday evening, Tom Heckber, programmer/analyst within Rea’s IT department, was surprised to learn that Rea Magnet Wire was honored as Business of the Year. For approximately 15 years, Rea’s employees have been supporting Easter Seals Arc […]

Rea Magnet Wire Receives Remy 2014 Quality Award for Excellence

FORT WAYNE, IN. (March 6, 2015)—Rea Magnet Wire Co. was recently awarded Remy’s Quality Award for Excellence in 2014. The award is given, “In appreciation and recognition of superior quality parts provided during the past 12 months to Remy Mexico.” Rea Magnet Wire shipped zero defects on all Remy requirements from Rea Magnet Wire facilities in Monterrey, […]

Rea Magnet Wire Awarded Nexteer Automotive 2014 Perfect Quality Award

FORT WAYNE, IN. (February 13, 2015)—Rea Magnet Wire Co. was recently awarded Nexteer Automotive’s Perfect Quality Award for 2014. The engraved award was presented, “For setting the standard of exceptional quality performance among Nexteer’s supplier community.” We are pleased to accept this award on behalf of everyone at Rea who has worked to provide Nexteer, and all […]

Rea Magnet Wire Awarded at 2015 EIS Supplier Fair

ATLANTA, GA. (February 10, 2015)—Rea Magnet Wire Co. was awarded the 2015 Spirit Award and Most Valuable Presentation Award at the 2015 EIS Supplier Fair located at the College Football Hall of Fame. Pictured below, Larry Griffin, President and Bob Thomas, CEO of EIS presented Mitchell Steffen, Distribution Account Manager and Nancy Hildebrand, Customer Service Representative with the […]

Rea Board of Directors Welcomes Sherry Connolly As Its Newest Board Member

FORT WAYNE, IN. (January 29, 2015)—Sherry Connolly, a majority shareholder representative, 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. Mrs. Connolly is no stranger to the magnet wire business.  She is the daughter of Jim and Lee […]