Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
March 8, 2020
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
1329 Millwood Road
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (972) 562-9473
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $.01 per shareWIREThe NASDAQ Global Select Market

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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On March 13, 2020, Encore Wire Corporation (the “Company”) issued the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, which is hereby incorporated herein by reference.
Limitation on Incorporation by Reference:
In accordance with general instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in this Item 7.01, including exhibits, is furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 and shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section.
Item 8.01 Other Events
On March 8, 2020, Donald E. Courtney, a director on the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) passed away. Mr. Courtney served on the Board since 1989.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit NumberDescription
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
3/13/2020By: /s/ BRET J. ECKERT
 Bret J. Eckert, Vice President – Finance, Treasurer, Secretary and Chief Financial Officer


Exhibit 99.1
PRESS RELEASEContact:Bret J. Eckert
972-562-9473March 13, 2020Vice President & CFO

MCKINNEY, TX ‑ Encore Wire Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: WIRE) (the “Company”) announced today the passing of Donald E. Courtney, a director on the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”). Mr. Courtney served on the Company’s Board of Directors since 1989. Mr. Courtney served on various committees of the Board during his tenure as a director, including the audit committee, nominating and corporate governance committee and compensation committee. As announced in February, Mr. Courtney had notified the Company that he was retiring and would not stand for re-election at the Company’s 2020 annual meeting of stockholders.
Daniel L. Jones, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Encore Wire Corporation, said, “Don will be greatly missed by the entire Encore Wire family. His dedicated and tireless service for over 31 years helped define who we are today. In addition to being an exceptional business leader, he was also a great man and friend. We are thankful for time we shared and are better for having known Don for so long.”
The Company anticipates that the Board seat that is vacant as a result of Mr. Courtney’s passing will remain vacant until the Company’s 2020 annual meeting of stockholders.
Encore Wire Corporation is a leading manufacturer of a broad range of electrical building wire for interior wiring in commercial and industrial buildings, homes, apartments, and manufactured housing. The Company is focused on maintaining a high level of customer service with low-cost production and the addition of new products that complement its current product line.

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