U.S. Electrical Services LLC (USESI), Chester Springs, Pa., the newly formed company engineered by Richard Worthy, former CEO of Sonepar North America, agreed to purchase Wiedenbach-Brown Co. Inc. effective July 19.
Headquartered in New Rochelle, N.Y., Wiedenbach-Brown is an industry leader in national account lighting and electrical supply. The electrical distributor, which ranks No. 123 on Electrical Wholesalingâ€™s Top 200 list, has New York offices in Hicksville, New Rochelle and Hawthorne; Boston; Columbus, Ohio; Kansas City; Los Angeles; and Seattle.
Wiedenbach-Brown will retain its name and operations. The current management team, including owners Christopher Brown, Elisabeth Brown-Daley and James Leahy, president of Wiedenbach-Brown, will remain with the company.
Wiedenbach-Brown is USESIâ€™s third acquisition. Late this spring, USESI announced acquisitions of Electrical Wholesalers Inc., Hartford, Conn.; and Monarch Electric Co., West Caldwell, N.J.