From their website:
- Founded in 1946 by Charles Vowels and Burt McCombs in Los Angeles,
California, as an independently-owned electrical distributor.
- From the onset, Charles Vowels and Burt McCombs established the company’s
philosophy of focusing on the needs of the customer and being a service-driven
- In 1985, Paul Vowels, son of Charles Vowels, became President and Owner of
Main Electric Supply Company (“Main Electric”).
- In March 2002, Main Electric opened a branch in Irvine, California to better
service its customers in Orange County.
- By the fall of 2005, Main Electric opened a third location in Rancho
Cucamonga, California to better service its customers in San Bernardino County.