Phillip M. Ramos, Jr. founded Philatron Wire & Cable with $168.00 in 1974. Since that time Philatron has grown to one of the largest manufacturers of electrical cables in Southern California. His company has been featured in Hispanic Business, Los Angeles Business Journal, Wall Street Journal and Fortune Magazine, and Philatron was recognized in November 2008 by the Orange County Business Journal as the Medium Family Owned Business of the Year.

Phil is dedicated to creating manufacturing jobs for Americans. Phil believes that manufacturing jobs are vital in maintaining America strength and American's standard of living. Philatron has developed a manufacturing excellence strategy consisting of innovation, quick lead time, and quality products to sustain and grow jobs for 40 years.