For well over a hundred years, Shepherd Electric has steered customers through a range of electrical needs. The company supplies a variety of electrical products to wholesale and retail customers primarily to the commercial construction market, but it also serves government entities, industrial firms, and OEMs. Shepherd Electric carries products from major manufacturers such as 3M, Brady, Eaton, Hadco, Fluke, General Electric, and Thomas & Betts, among many others. The company was founded in 1892 by Ernest Fluharty and Henry Shepherd. Shepherd Electric is owned by the Vogel family, which has had a controlling interest in the company since 1931.