About us

ElectriSpecNY ยป About us


After many years in the electrical products business, Karl and Ben started ElectriSpecNY in 2018. Our goal is to offer manufacturers, distributors, and end customers a practical choice for value within the electrical industry. Our commitment is to provide a high level of service and expertise that will be unparalleled in the industry. From High Tech products to commodities, we are focused on solutions that solve the problems customers face today.

Customer service/sales

Karl Newman
  • Sales Professional
  • VP/Sales Manager - Auburn Armature Inc., directed multiple sales offices across Upstate NY
  • Accomplished sales executive with 30 years of sales experience, problem solving, and product training
  • Degree from SUNY Broome Community College in Electrical Technology
  • Resides in Southern Tier New York
Ben Carter
  • Business Professional
  • Entrepreneur
  • Owner AAI, with 21 years in the Upstate NY Electrical Business. Successfully sold and transitioned ownership of AAI to Private Equity Ownership in 2013.
  • Degree from Lafayette College
  • Graduate Degree from the University of Rochester
  • Resides in Central New York
Michelle Thomas