Our Mission

With over 40 years in the business, we continue to meet our goal to build solid relationships with our customers by providing the best product for the application, the best service before and after the sale, and working hard to earn your trust.

About Mathes Group

hd-hp-electric-smarts1Commercial Electrical Distributor

We are your premier Electrical Distributor for all of your electrical needs! The Mathes Group, consisting of four supply warehouses and three lighting showrooms, is based in the Gulfcoast of Florida and lower Alabama. We pride ourselves in extending our exceptional local service across the nation to all 50 states as well! With over 40 years in the business, a staff with combined hundreds of years of experience, and an inventory containing over 25,000 products on the shelves, we know the Electrical Business. If you are looking for that “hard to find” item, chances are that we have it! Let our experienced staff assist you with your Electrical, Energy Savings, or Lighting Design needs!

What We Do

The Mathes Group, which includes Mathes of Alabama, Mathes Electric Supply, Mathes Electric of Fort Walton Beach, and Mathes Lighting and Lamp, supplies the material that you need for any electrical project. We are dedicated to helping you find the exact product that you need, and can also recommend the very best cost savings technology to help you save money as well!



Who We Serve

As YOUR leading local and regional Electrical Distributor, we not only provided incredible service for our Electrical Contractors, but we also specialize in meeting the needs for any size project, big or small, for Commercial, Residential, Industrial, Lighting, Energy Savings, Medium Voltage, Solar, Hospitality, Health Care, Data Com, and MRO (maintenance and repair) businesses. Mathes Lighting and Lamp has an MBE Certification by the State of Florida as a Minority, Women, & Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Business. This added benefit allows us to supply you on contracts requiring an MBE Certification.


What We Offer

From lighting layouts to job take offs, or if you are searching for that hard to find item, we are here to help! With our inventory of over 25,000 items across multiple locations, we have exactly what you need! With dozens of top rated manufacturers and suppliers, we can find what you need and provide it to you quickly. Take advantage of our Energy Solutions Team, and let them give you an energy audit to discover ways that you can save on your energy bills! Mathes is one of only five Cooper Power Systems Access Distributors in the United States. We inventory over $700,000 on our shelves for businesses in need of Overhead and Underground Cooper Power products including Fuses, Cutouts, Arresters, and a wide variety of Molded Rubber Products in 15kv, 25kv, and 35kv. There is no waiting in line if you are in need of these products!

Industries and Markets We Serve

We are here to serve you, no matter how big or how small your business is.

Cooper Power “Access Program” customers

Medium voltage products for rep agencies, distributors, contractors


Outdoor Lighting

Parking Lots

Parking Structures, Street Lighting, Security

Athletic Fields


General Contractors

Home Builders, Homes,


Custom Homes

Lighting, Furnishings

Home Automation, Security, Structured Wiring

Stand-By Power



Apartment Complexes,





Power and Utility Companies


Renewable Energy

Solar, Wind



City, County, and State Agencies

Port Operations



Navy, Air Force, Marine

Army, Coast Guard bases & stations



Hospitals, Clinics, Urgent Care

Diagnostic & Imaging Centers

Outpatient Facilities



Restaurants, Hotels, Motels



School Boards, Schools, Colleges, Universities


Property Management & Developers

Hotels, Condominiums

Office Complexes, Commercial Buildings,




Grocery Stores, Malls,

Shopping Centers, Convenience Stores

Industrial – Manufacturers, Plants

Recyclers, Processors



Marinas, Ports

We are a proud member of NAED and IMARK

industry-logosAs part of our ongoing effort to remain the best independent electrical distributor for our customers, we are aligned with the IMARK GROUP, Inc. The IMARK GROUP is a member owned marketing group with over 900 independent electrical distributors across the U.S. – 80 of which are in the top 200 largest distributors in the country. Our network is responsible for over 18% of the US electrical distribution market purchases. Our IMARK Group constitutes the largest member owned, member governed cooperative in the US electrical industry. Not only does this provide us the ability to offer the best possible prices for products which we can pass along to you, it also allows us to help positively shape the electrical industry now and into the future.

When it comes to helping to consistently improve the electrical industry, the oldest and largest organization is North America is NAED, National Association of Electrical Distributors. With NAED’s extensive education programs, relationships with manufacturers, involvement in government affairs concerning our industry, and technological interests – they allow The Mathes Group direct access to all things electrical. This is just one more reason why we are better informed and have the best possible cutting edge knowledge to help assist you with your electrical projects.