About Us: Our Story

group of people In 1906, Isidor Leviton founded a small tinsmithing business in New York City. He began by manufacturing gas mantle tips and selling them on a push cart on the busy streets of Manhattan. In 1910, Leviton partnered with Thomas Edison to design the pull-chain lampholders for his electric lamps. Within ten years, the lampholders were being used in every apartment in New York and the Leviton business grew to new heights.

men and women A lot has changed since then, but two things have remained the same: Leviton is still a family business with a reputation for great quality, and we are still driven by a desire to innovate and adapt by creating sustainable, intelligent solutions for our customers.

With over a century of proven success, Leviton aims to provide energy efficient products that improve electrical safety, enhance communication and add convenience to our world. From electrical wiring devices to lighting energy management to security & automation, Leviton offers a wide range of products to meet any needs.

In North America, at least 90% of homes use Leviton products, and we are the number one choice for electrical contractors. We hold over 1,000 patents, and our products are available in over 80 countries.

To learn more about Leviton’s rich history, products and services,
visit our corporate site.

Testimonials: Brian Morgan

“As a leader in the Supply Chain organization, my logistics team is responsible for the flow of goods from suppliers to customers. Each day presents us with a new opportunity to exceed the expectations of our customers. Leviton is known for innovative products; we also apply the same innovative mindset to our Supply Chain solutions.

Our relentless pursuit of excellence in the eyes of our customers is what fuels our organization and drives a healthy sense of urgency in everything we do. There is no logistics challenge that the creative talents of our organization cannot solve. This belief is what keeps me coming back each day, seeking the next opportunity to exceed our customer expectations!”

Brian Morgan
Senior Director of Logistics
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