Briggs Electric: A History of Innovation
Our company has a long history of building solid relationships with clients and project team members since our start in 1946. We take pride in being an essential part of the team and working with owners, general contractors, and other design professionals to develop creative, cost-effective solutions that meet our client’s needs. Our approach to electrical construction services is well-rounded, combining our substantial knowledge with an unmatched level of client care and value. We believe that excellent project outcomes are achieved through our dedication to our clients and commitment to providing the best possible service.
Our executive committee is comprised of industry veterans and an integral part of our company’s success. We work with the owner, general contractor and the designers as a team to guarantee a high quality job. Briggs’ dedicated employees provide a total package of commitment, quality and customer service.
California | Nevada
Jeff graduated from Colorado State University majoring in Construction management. After working for a local General Contractor, Jeff joined the family business in 1991.
California | Nevada
Todd graduated from the University of Arizona with a double major in Accounting and Finance. After working in public accounting and obtaining his CPA license, he came to work for the Family business in December of 1995.
Greg oversees Briggs Electric’s Northern Nevada and Northern California operations. Greg started at BE in 1981 as an apprentice and worked in many facets of the trade before taking on the role of GM in 1996.
S.E. Briggs is started by S.E. Briggs and based out of his garage in Newport Beach, CA.
Bob Briggs joined his father, S.E., in business, and the company name was changed to S.E. Briggs & Son, Inc.
S.E. Briggs & Son, Inc. moved to a new location on Randolph Street in Costa Mesa, CA.
Briggs Electric is Established
Tom Perry is named Superintendent and starts Briggs Electric with Bob Briggs. Each owning 50% of the company, which purchases the assets of S.E. Briggs & Son, Inc.
Tom Perry Becomes CEO
Tom Perry becomes President of Briggs Electric, and Bob Briggs assumes a minor role as Chairman of the Board.
Beginning of Expansion
Tom Perry and Greg Dye, a former Briggs Electric foreman, begin operations in Carson City, Nevada, with three employees working out Greg’s Garage.
The Nevada Division outgrows its small office in Carson City and moves to a new building.
Introduction of Briggs Datacom
Briggs Electric joined forces with Advanced Network Consulting (ANC), and Briggs Datacom was established.
Briggs Electric completes construction and relocates to a new 20,000 sq ft. facility in Tustin, CA.
Nevada Division moves into their new 20,000 sq. ft. building in Carson City, NV.
Jeff is named President, Randy Perry as Vice President, Todd as CFO, and Tom as Chairman.
In late 2012 Tom Perry passed away. His two sons, Jeff and Todd Perry, became the owners of Briggs Electric. Each obtains a 50% interest in the company.
75 Years of Excellence
Briggs Electric Celebrates 75 years.
We value every employee and client and operate in the firm belief that work is an extension of our family. Therefore, every relationship and project placed in our hands is an opportunity to provide care, confidence, and trust.