Black-owned electrical service company celebrates 25 years in business and metering

Meet James Crockett, Founder of Electric Crockett, a black-owned electrical services company based in the Los Angeles area. As a business owner for over 25 years, his business has helped so many people repair their homes. He also gave other electricians exposure and training to help them in their careers.

James grew up with his father, mother and brother. Her mother is a very established teacher in Los Angeles. His father taught him electricity at the age of 13. This inspired James to pursue a career as an electrician. James then went to LATTC, the Los Angeles Trade Technical College, to train. He then trained with IBEW, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 11th. It was there that he acquired his skills and training. He did the apprenticeship and was praised for his diligence and attention to detail.

After completing his apprenticeship, he became a Journeyman Electrician and decided to set up his business Crockett Electrics. People love his job, so they always recommend it to others. This is how it became so successful and one of the most successful black-owned businesses in Los Angeles.

James works throughout Southern California. It also helps train other electricians who just need an opportunity.

Crockett Electrics provides people with the highest quality electrical service with the personal touch customers need to meet code compliance requirements for their home, apartment complex, condo and office.

James’s company has extensive experience in electrical services and must meet construction and safety code compliance standards as well as housing service code compliance.

He also specializes in repairs to damage caused by electrical fires, addition of rooms and residential, commercial and industrial expansions.

James’ warranty is a job done correctly, professionally, cost effectively and promptly. His extensive experience in recessed lighting installation, service upgrades, rewiring, exterior lighting, landscape lighting, specialty lighting, decorative switches and outlets has made him a member. the most frequently contacted AAGLA and AOA.

For more details and / or to get a free estimate, call (310) 338-0546 or visit his company website at

This article was originally written by

Patricia D. Rutt