Encore Wire Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: WIRE) announced today that the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Frank J. Bilban, will be presenting at Oppenheimer’s Seventh Annual Industrials Conference in New York on Tuesday, May 15 th, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Daniel L. Jones, President and Chief Executive Officer of Encore Wire Corporation, said, “We are pleased to be presenting at Oppenheimer’s Seventh Annual Industrial’s Conference at the InterContinental The Barclay Hotel in New York. The Oppenheimer conference draws hundreds of institutional investors from across the country. This is our first time to be invited to this conference, and we are pleased to be presenting there. This two day conference will showcase a diverse mix of leading large and mid-cap industrial, chemical, shipping, services and defense companies, as well as a number of high-growth small cap firms. Nearly 70 leading public companies will be presenting at the conference to institutional investors.” The presentation will be available via webcast for those who are unable to attend in person. The webcast link is http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/opco/industrials2012/37104196.cfm. Encore Wire Corporation manufactures a broad range of electrical building wire for use in interior wiring in commercial and industrial buildings, homes, apartments and manufactured housing. The matters discussed in this news release, other than the historical financial information, including statements about the copper pricing environment, profitability and shareholder value, may include forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including payment of future dividends, future purchases of stock, fluctuations in the price of copper and other raw materials, the impact of competitive pricing and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company’s reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Actual results may vary materially from those anticipated.