W.T. Bigbee is vice president of operations at Encore Wire Corporation. His current role includes the oversight of technical and production operations and the development of new products and services. During his 21-year tenure at Encore, W.T. has served as director of technical operations and product engineering, plant manager and quality control, and process engineering manager. Before joining Encore in 1997, W.T. worked at Capital Wire/General Cable for 10 years, where he started his career in the industry and worked his way into a process engineering position.