Taylor Electric Company - PROFILE

Taylor Electric Company (TEC) is DBE/MBE certified with the City of Chicago, IDOT and Central Management Services (CMS).  We are licensed with the city of Chicago and fully insured (based on industry standards and statutory limits). Our bonding capacity is $2.5mil per project, $10mil aggregate. TEC maintains a written safety program with a current EMR of .84.

Management

Taylor Electric Company, a third generation family owned and operated business, is run by two of the founder’s grandchildren, Martha Taylor and Kenneth Dinkins.

Martha Taylor, current President/Chief Executive Officer, grew up at Taylor Electric, working weekends and summers in the office as a teenager, before leaving Chicago to study business and accounting at Florida A&M University.  After college, Martha returned to Taylor Electric as Controller, assisting with the financial and administrative duties of the growing company before assuming the duties of President/CEO in 1995.

 

 

Kenneth "Kenny" Dinkins, current Vice President/Chief Operations Officer, joined the company in 1971 and has moved up the ranks from apprentice, to journeyman, to foreman, and general superintendent before becoming VP/COO. Kenny now oversees all estimating and field operations, Kenny brings a wealth of knowledge and over 40 years of experience in electrical construction to Taylor Electric.

 

 

Operations/Facilities

Taylor Electric Company is a full service electrical contractor providing in house estimating and project management.  Our estimating department currently consists of three full-time estimator/project managers. Our administrative office/warehouse is located on the south side of Chicago.

Taylor Electric is signature to Principal, Residential and Communication agreements with IBEW Local #134 and is licensed with the City of Chicago to perform electrical inside wiring, as well as low voltage and maintenance work throughout Chicago and Cook County.