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General Cable Announces the Appointment of ElectroTech Incorporated for All General Cable Products

Press release date: April 21, 2014

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KENTUCKY – General Cable (NYSE: BGC) is pleased to announce the appointment of ElectroTech Incorporated as an authorized agent to represent and market all General Cable products— including STABILOY, Carol Brand and Utility—in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.

ElectroTech is an established and well recognized manufacturers’ representative headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with over 50 years servicing the community. Most of its major lines have been with the company for more than 15 years, some over 35. Moreover, it is one of few agencies that have had 10 major partners retire with no disruption or loss of lines.

“I am confident that the entire ElectroTech team will be an excellent match for General Cable,” said Alan D. Weyland, Director of Sales, Electrical Distribution, West Central U.S., General Cable. “As a valued partner and with Jeff Starkman’s guidance, ElectroTech will be a strong asset to our Utility and Electrical Distribution divisions.”

Since 1980, ElectroTech has grown tenfold in annual sales. Jeff Starkman, President, and the ElectroTech team are specialists in both the Commercial and Utility markets, focused on architects, engineers, contractors and distributors as well as the municipality and end user market segments. To learn more about the company, visit

About General Cable
General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Highland Heights, Kentucky, is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of aluminum, copper, and fiber optic wire and cable products for the energy, construction, industrial, specialty and communications markets. With annual revenues over $6 billion, General Cable is one of the largest wire and cable manufacturing companies in the world. It operates 57 manufacturing facilities in 26 countries and employs more than 14,500 associates. Visit our Web site at


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