Women Influencing Graybar's Success

Women Influencing Graybar's Success (WINGS) was created in 2008 to give women who work at Graybar an opportunity to connect through networking, professional development and mentoring. At Graybar we have many vibrant and talented women who are making an impact professionally and in the communities where they live and work. WINGS brings women together and gives them a unique way to share their experiences, discuss development strategies and talk about workplace challenges.



  • WINGS Career Fair
    • WINGS hosted a St. Louis networking event at our Westport Plaza Centerpoint facility, located in Maryland Heights, MO. Employees had the opportunity to meet with senior representatives from a wide variety of areas within Graybar to explore potential career paths. This was a highly successful networking event!
  • National Comm/Data Training Conference Breakfast
    • The members of WINGS invited all women attending the National Comm/Data Training Conference in Dallas, TX, to a networking breakfast. At the breakfast, Graybar employees and suppliers, connected by discussing important business-related issues in a round-table setting.
  • Susan G. Komen St. Louis Race for the Cure®
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    • Graybar St. Louis Races for the Cure…More than 150 Graybar St. Louis employees, along with family and friends, joined 71,000 of their neighbors for St. Louis’ 12th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. The St. Louis Graybar WINGS chapter sponsored corporate, district and branch employees who endured the sweltering heat to run, walk and cheer on the participants.
  • National Electrical Training Conference Breakfast
    • WINGS invited all women attending the National Electrical Training Conference in Schaumburg, IL, to a networking breakfast. At this event, women participated in table discussions and enjoyed a wonderful speaker. We experienced a great turnout for this event, including our suppliers!
  • Maxine Clark
    • Maxine Clark, CEB (Chief Executive Bear) and Chairman of Build a Bear Workshop, visited Graybar to deliver a speech to the members of WINGS. Maxine spoke on the topic of “Women and Leadership: Lessons Learned.” WINGS was honored to host such an influential business leader!