One out-of-the-ordinary project for Helix Electric was the NBC 7 broadcast studio, completed in 2016. Photo courtesy of Helix 
Electric Inc.

One out-of-the-ordinary project for Helix Electric was the NBC 7 broadcast studio, completed in 2016. Photo courtesy of Helix Electric Inc.

HELIX ELECTRIC INC.

CEO: Gary Shekhter

Revenue: $624 million in 2017; $525 million in 2016

No. of local employees: 120

Investor: Gary Shekhter is sole owner.

Headquarters: Mira Mesa

Year founded: 1985

Company description: Full-service electrical contractor

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