We’re Built for This

Founded in 1971 and owned privately by CEO Neil Whitesell, the Whitesell Group combines best-in-class manufacturing with extensive distribution capabilities for the timely delivery of highly engineered and specialty metal parts, fasteners, components, assemblies, fabrications, stampings, and standard or other Class C items. We provide end-to-end supply chain management services and substantial cost savings to OEMs, Tier 1 and 2 suppliers, and other customers from a wide range of industries, including automotive, aerospace, defense, medical, lawn & garden, appliance, elevator, HVAC, energy, heavy equipment, and additional industrial or commercial markets.


In addition to investing in leading-edge technologies, we respond to customers’ program- and application-specific needs by seeking collaborative partnerships and implementing creative processes that reduce the time, costs, and materials required. Also, we enable customers to achieve continuing cost savings and greater total value through the synergies between our manufacturing and distribution capabilities.


The Whitesell Group offers customers the following unique features and benefits:


ValidationFinancially strong, with robust revenues – our independence is ensured through diversified, vertically integrated businesses across many industries


ValidationPrivate ownership and a unique perspective – unlike most public companies, we are not restricted by corporate hierarchy and a short-term financial outlook, and we can act on investment decisions rapidly to support strategic partnerships


A single profit structure for enterprise-wide operations, capable of providing our customers with greater synergies at lower total margins


Facilities worldwide comprised of millions of square feet, as well as partnerships with the leading providers of raw materials and transportation services


Collaborations that can guarantee our customers year-over-year savings