About Us

People make the difference at IW, and this starts with our leadership team. Working with each other and with our employees, their knowledge comes together to make an impact for the benefit of all our stakeholders – customers, employees, investors and communities.

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Satisfying our customers on the basis of quality, reliability, price, reputation, customer service and on-time delivery is our foremost commitment.

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We maintain advanced quality assurance and testing equipment to ensure the products we manufacture will consistently meet our customers’ specifications and quality requirements.

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Our fleet of trucks is capable of handling customer’s loads and ensuring consistent, reliable delivery from our plants to final destination.

INTERNATIONAL WIRE

International Wire, headquartered in Camden, New York is the largest non-vertically integrated copper and copper-alloy wire products manufacturer in the United States. Our expanded operations in Europe further distinguish our unique footprint. Our strength lies in the capacity and breadth of products we offer, which service a wide range of applications represented in a variety of diverse major market segments.

Look no further than International Wire for the highest quality bare, tin-plated, silver-plated and nickel-plated copper wires, as well as specialty items such as copper-based alloys, aluminum conductors or engineered electrical solutions.

IW AROUND THE WORLD

Leadership Team

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President, CEO and Operating Partner

Gregory Smith

Greg Smith joined International Wire in 2019 and is responsible for the company’s strategic direction and growth plan.  His focus has been on safety of all employees, customer service, operational excellence and strategic growth.   Prior to joining International Wire, Greg spent 14 years at Times Microwave and The Marmon Group, leading strategic growth and turnarounds in a number of growth oriented, mission-critical businesses.

Vice President of Sales

Vince Donaldson

Vince Donaldson began his career in the Wire & Cable Industry when he joined Camden Wire Co. in 1985. The company was purchased in 1997 by International Wire, where Vince continues in his leadership role as the Vice President, Sales. He has spent the last 36 years building a strong commercial team focused on providing the highest levels of customer satisfaction.

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Vice President of Procurement and Logistics

Geoffrey Kent

Geoff Kent joined International Wire in 2001, working in manufacturing operations roles for several years before proceeding to Procurement. He has been responsible for the company’s Procurement and Logistics Groups since 2010.  Understanding the product cycle, from raw material sourcing to customer delivery, allows him to deliver strategic perspective to the organization.

Director of Business Development and Marketing Analytics

Lenny Argentine

Lenny Argentine joined International Wire in 1994 and has held various Commercial roles across multiple International Wire divisions.  His focus is to develop long-term business development strategies.  Lenny earned his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from LeMoyne College and his MBA from State University of New York at Oswego.

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Director of Human Resources

Stacey Ingraham

Stacey Ingraham joined International Wire in 2014 and is responsible for the oversight of Human Resources services, policies and programs for the North American Enterprise.  During her tenure with the company, Stacey spent 3 years in a manufacturing management role which provided her with a unique perspective into understanding the needs of all employees while also supporting the mission of International Wire. Prior to joining International Wire, Stacey spent 20 years in the medical industry.

INTERNATIONAL WIRE HISTORY

1885

spargo wire founded in rome, ny

royal & akin founded in newark, nj

1902
1907

royal & akin incorporated as hudson wire

camden wire founded in camden, ny

1929
1955

italrecce founded in vinova, Italy

tresse metallique j forissier founded in saint-chamond, france

1958
1969

hudson wire opens plant in inman, SC

Wyre wynd founded in jewett city CT

1970
1972

omega wire founded in williamstown ny

phelps dodge international acquires hudson wire (becomes pd high performance conductors)

1989
1995

international wire (IW) formed from Omega wire

IW acquires camden wire

1997
1998

IW acquires spargo wire

IW acquires italtrecce

1998
1999

IW acquires Forissier

IW acquires pd high performance conductors

2006
2008

IW acquires global wire (wyre wynd, negev & montgomery wire)

IW acquires hamilton products

2008
2011

IW acquires Fhoenix Cuivre

Atlas Holdings acquires IW

2019
2019

IW acquires Owl Wire and Cable

IW completes sale of HPC, Inc., its business unit in Trenton, Georgia, to Teleflex Medical OEM LLC

2020