Kelvin Squires acquired Center Line Electric, Inc. (and its low voltage division- Center Line Technologies) in 2016 and now serves as the CEO. Prior to the acquisition, Center Line Electric/Technologies had sales of $79 million. After the acquisition, Center Line Electric/Technologies grew to over $100+ million in sales. As Owner/Operator of Center Line Electric, Inc, the company has grown its top line by 35% in the 5 years of ownership/leadership. Kelvin Squires retired from Ford Motor Co as the Global Power Train Manufacturing Engineering – Chief Engineer in 2016 after 32 years in the automotive industry. At Ford, Kelvin was responsible for delivering all new Engines, Transmissions, Driveline Components (Axles, RDU, Independent Rear
Suspension, and Hybrid Battery systems for Ford Motor Company in North America (US, Canada, Mexico), South America (Brazil, Argentina) and Asia Pacific (China, India, Thailand). The Global Chief Engineer position is responsible for Powertrain engineering, procurment and delivering approximately $1.2 billion a year of new powertrain programs globally. In this role, Kelvin had over 200 engineers, supervisors and managers reporting to him throughout, the US, South America, Mexico, Canada, Thailand, China , India and South Africa.