Rushing Electric began in 1972 as a sole proprietorship with two employees. The owner had a full time job and went to college at night while operating Rushing Electric. Rushing Electric became incorporated in 1985 at 1119 E. North 36th Street, Savannah, Georgia, where Tom Rushing purchased a building and two lots in Savannah, Ga. to run his business. As the business grew and required more people, the number of employees increased to 28. Rushing Electirc started out doing restoration electrical work in the old homes downtown.
Commercial work included Hardee's, Burger King, Popeye's Chicken, McDonald's, El Cheapo Gas Stations, Shell Gas Stations, a convenience store Fort Stewart, and Youth Activity Center with the Corps of Engineers at Ft. Stewart.. In 2001, Tom Rushing bought a 5600 square foot building in Garden City at 411 Highway 80, West, and moved to this location on June 11th. Rushing Electric has done almost every aspect of the electrical field including new installation, repairs and service work for residential, commercial and industrial jobs. Tom Rushing has a strong background in industrial electrical. Rushing Electrics Management Philosophy is: "We deal with Solutions - not Problems!" Our goal is to be successful with a satisfied and happy customer base. The successful business operation and reputation of Rushing Electric survives on the principles we are dependent on our customers' trust and we are dedicated to preserving that trust.