About Us

Based in Southern California, Barden Electric, Inc. was established out of a direct need from one of our legacy customers for continuity and quality of service provided by Lee Barden. The company was founded on principles that focus on connecting with our customers to determine exact needs, employing an effective and professional workforce, and delivering a rapid response and resolution.

Officially created in 1996, but garnered with decades of industry experience, Barden Electric, Inc. offers complete electrical contracting services to Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare, and Data Center clients. In addition to all electrical aspects of the construction phase, BEI provides installation of Data Network Cable, Audio and Video System Cabling. To further expand the range of our trade, we also provide many services to our residential customers including, maintenance, repair, electrical upgrades, and new installation.

Barden Electric, Inc. stays current with industry workforce training, code compliance, and safety requirements. We are a California Certified Title 24 Electrical Contractor and lighting specialist. We maintain our own fleet of service vehicles that are equipped with the best tools of the trade.

Professional Services

Barden Electric, Inc. is a licensed and insured electrical contractor in the State of California; license No. 767487. With quality, integrity, and professionalism, we provide the design and implementation you need. We offer Design/Build, Engineering Consultation, Power Quality Surveys, Testing, and Estimating services to provide seamless integration on all facets of your project.


Lee Barden

Lee Barden is President and Founder of Barden Electric, Inc. He established the company in 1996 after a successful tenure with Lawrence Electrical Construction as their Vice President and Commercial Construction Project Manager. Lee is known for, and sought after in the industry for, his expansive knowledge of the National Electric Code partnered with his ability to progressively and creatively resolve challenging applications. His unique approach has provided custom Design Build for large scale projects with timely delivery, accurate budgetary estimating, and regulatory compliance. Electrical construction expertise includes projects for customers in the Aerospace, Healthcare, Data Centers, Food Service and Industrial Labs industries. A proponent of staying current and serving as a leader within the industry, Lee recently completed the certification process to meet the complex requirements of California Title 24 Certified Lighting Control. The inception of his career began as an apprentice and he worked through the ranks while also attending LA Trade Tech and El Camino College for continuing education in both business and trade related courses. He is an active member of NFPA and IAEI.

Lee Barden can be contacted at (310) 325-1155 or E-mail at info@bardenelectric.com

Anthony Giesing

Anthony Giesing performs several key roles for Barden Electric. In his position as the Operations Manager, Anthony manages the scheduling of manpower and procurement of material as well as being the “go to” guy for internal technological operations.  

As Senior Estimator, he is well versed in accurately assessing needs and cost for electrical projects ranging from large new construction on commercial applications to complex residential and service related projects.  

Anthony has been a member of the Barden team since 2002. Prior to that he had an extensive career in computer technology and software.  By applying his past experience, Anthony is successfully implementing process improvements at Barden Electric to provide more streamlined response to service requests, field communication, and overall improved comprehensive bid preparation.   

He can be reached at 310-325-1155 or email Anthonyg@bardenelectric.com