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WorldWide Electric Welcomes Michael Proffitt, Vice President of Business Development

Rochester, NY – WorldWide Electric is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Proffitt. Michael joined the team as Vice President of Business Development in January 2021. Previously, Michael was a Founding Partner, Principal, and CEO of Advanced Compliance Solutions, a customer-centric provider of compliance testing and certification services for electronic products. When TÜV SÜD […]

Louis Allis President Greg Peterson (left) and WorldWide Electric President & CEO Jim Taylor (right)

WorldWide Electric Corporation Announces Acquisition of Louis Allis

Rochester, NY / Warrior, AL – WorldWide Electric, LLC is excited to announce that it has acquired Louis Allis, a specialty motor company based outside of Birmingham, Alabama. Both companies take pride in their customer-centric approach and long history of motor expertise. The combination of the two companies establishes a single source for a full […]


WorldWide Electric Names Jim Taylor, New Chief Executive Officer

WorldWide Electric Corporation continues the vision to grow their customer-centric organization with the appointment of Jim Taylor as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Most recently as President and CEO at SKYDEX Technologies, Taylor has over 22 years of experience in leading companies of all sizes. He is a graduate of the Rochester Institute […]

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WorldWide Electric at EASA 2018

One of our favorite things about the motor industry is the trade shows. You are guaranteed to find new friends, catch up with old ones, have great conversations about the industry, and there’s no better opportunity to talk about new products! This year at EASA was no different – we spent some quality time with […]

WorldWide Electric Will Be At EASA 2018!

WorldWide Electric Will Be At EASA 2018!

Check the end of this article for free admission to the EASA Expo hall! Every year since 1934, the Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) has held a convention focused on educating, informing and equipping leaders and businesses in the electromechanical industry. WorldWide Electric has been a proud exhibitor at the EASA convention for 19 years, […]

ODP Motor / open drip proof motor

ODP Motor Product Launch by Global Manufacturer, WorldWide Electric Corp

ODP Motors (Open Drip Proof) Rochester, NY – Global manufacturer WorldWide Electric (WWE) Corporation launched a new line of ODP motors (open drip proof) in response to high customer demand. ODP motors are premium efficient and offer reliable protection for clean and weather-safe environments. Available in ½-50 HP, these motors are ideal for industries including HVAC, […]

Hyundai Motors, ABS Certified, ABS Type Approved Motors

Hyundai Motors Are Now ABS Certified

Expand Your Market. Offer ABS Type Approved Motors. The Hyundai Motors (1-600 HP) offered by WorldWide Electric have achieved a new ABS Type Approval. ABS Type Approval provides the potential of widening the market base for our distributor and OEM partners. Once Type Approved, an electric motor can be selected by ship designers, builders, and […]