Consolidated Electrical Distributors (CED)

“Revenue $4.2 B As of December 2013

At a Glance

  • Industry: Capital Goods
  • Founded: 1957
  • Country: United States
  • CEO: Kurt Lasher
  • CFO: Jeff Wofford
  • Website: www.cedcareers.com
  • Employees: 6,200 e
  • Fiscal Year End: Dec 31, 2012
  • Sales: $4.2 B e
  • Headquarters: Westlake Village, CA

Forbes Lists

#97 America’s Largest Private Companies


Consolidated Electrical Distributors (CED), an electric-equipment wholesaler, started in 1913 as Incandescent Supply. In 1964, the company changed its name to Consolidated Electrical Distributors. Through acquisitions, CED now has over 500 “profit centers,” or independently operated locations distributing electrical products throughout the U.S.”

*Information from Forbes.com

**Video published on YouTube by “CED Careers