Graybar opening office at UI Research Park

Graybar opening office at UI Research Park

CHAMPAIGN — Another Fortune 500 company is opening an office at the University of Illinois Research Park.

Graybar, which distributes networking products, announced its innovation lab Monday.

Graybar CEO Kathleen M. Mazzarella said the lab will help the company innovate by tapping into UI's students and faculty. It will also provide a career path for students looking at wholesale distribution.

Graybar, founded in 1869, is headquartered in St. Louis.

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kiel wrote on May 02, 2017 at 7:05 am

"Graybay" or "Graybar"? 

Proofreading is important...

loopillini wrote on May 02, 2017 at 8:05 am

How embarrassing to get the company's name wrong in the headline. What a way to welcome them to Champaign.

Dan Corkery wrote on May 02, 2017 at 8:05 am
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Thank you. That mistake is fixed.

Dan Corkery

managing editor for administration