External Partnerships

Southwire’s external partnerships are vital to helping the organization build relationships with other companies that have similar goals and missions related to diversity, equity and inclusion. This helps Southwire as a company and allows its employees more opportunities to develop and get involved with the communities that they live and work.

2021 Partnership Highlights

Partnership Spotlights

Women in Production

“Southwire has signaled its commitment to the success and growth of women, not only at Southwire but throughout the manufacturing industry, with its corporate membership through WiM, participation on our association and education foundation boards of directors, involvement in WiM’s DE&I task force, and more. WiM is thrilled to have Southwire as an active partner as we work to support, promote and inspire women who have chosen careers in this industry.” - Allison Grealis, Women in Production President and Founder

Wounded Warrior Project ®

“We are honored to welcome Southwire as a corporate partner and appreciate the company for sharing our passion for honoring injured veterans and their families. Southwire is directly supporting programs and services that give warriors access to independence, mental and physical health, career counseling, peer support and connections to other veterans, and family support – free of charge.” - WWP Vice President of Resource Development Brea Kratzert Todd.

Wounded Warrior Project® Spotlight


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion News

Southwire Named to Newsweek’s America’s Greatest Workplaces 2024 for Diversity

January 31, 2024

Southwire is proud to announce that it has been recognized as one of America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity 2024 by Newsweek and Plant-A Insights Group.

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All Hands on Deck: Southwire Participates in 2023 Women in Manufacturing Summit

October 11, 2023

Attracting hundreds of manufacturing professionals from around the country, the Women in Manufacturing (WiM) Summit is the only national conference of its kind.

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The Power of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Southwire Releases First DEI Report and Updates Website with New Mission Statement and Areas of Focus

September 12, 2023

As Southwire powers forward and establishes itself as an organization that is intently focused on DEI, the company has released its first DEI report.

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