ArkMaIibu Advises Blazer Electric Supply Company in its Sale to Graybar

March 1, 2024, Colorado Springs, CO — ArkMalibu served as the exclusive financial advisor to Blazer Electric Supply in its sale to Graybar. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Blazer Electric Supply, based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Blazer Electric Supply is an electrical distributor that serves construction, commercial, institutional, and industrial customers. The company was founded in 2009 by Mike and Steve Blazer and operates two locations in southern Colorado. The Blazer name has been synonymous with superior customer service for decades, dating back to when Mike and Steve’s father (Fred) founded and sold multiple distribution businesses.

“Blazer is a market leader in its territory, with comprehensive product lines, extensive capabilities and a reputation for outstanding customer service,” said Kathleen M. Mazzarella, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Graybar. “Blazer fits well with Graybar’s core values, our people-oriented culture and our long-term growth strategy. We are thrilled to welcome the Blazer team to Graybar and look forward to achieving even greater success together.”

“I am incredibly proud of our company and grateful for the employees who have been so instrumental in our success,” said Steve Blazer, president of Blazer Electric Supply. “This is an exciting new chapter for our company. Joining forces with Graybar presents a tremendous opportunity to expand our service capabilities and grow our business for the long term. It also allows us to sustain a distinctive culture and positive work environment for our employees. I am confident that we have a bright future as part of Graybar.”