Fort Worth, Texas is renowned for its vibrant business community and innovative leaders. From Lockheed Martin to Bell to BAE, Fort Worth is home to a plethora of prestigious aerospace companies. But in the heart of this thriving city lies InterConnect Wiring, a premier aerospace company that manufactures electrical wiring harnesses for aircraft. Today, we celebrate the exceptional achievement of John Ashour, the founder and president of InterConnect Wiring, who has been recognized as one of the “Most Influential People in Fort Worth” by Fort Worth, Inc. magazine. This well-deserved accolade highlights Ashour’s unwavering dedication, visionary leadership, and significant contributions to the local business community.
John Ashour’s journey in the aerospace industry is one that embodies determination and entrepreneurial spirit. With only a spare bedroom and a vision to provide exceptional quality and impeccable turnaround, he founded InterConnect Wiring in 1993 at the age of 29. From its humble beginnings, the company has grown into a global leader in the design, manufacture, and support of electrical wiring harnesses for military aircraft.
As a prominent figure in the Fort Worth business community, John Ashour has played a pivotal role in shaping the city’s economic landscape. By fostering innovation, supporting local talent, and nurturing partnerships, he has paved the way for numerous businesses to thrive. But Ashour’s commitment to the community extends beyond his role at InterConnect Wiring. He also actively participates in various philanthropic endeavors and is a member of the Fort Worth Air Powers Council, the U.S. Air Force Association, and the Army Aviation Association of America (QUAD-A).
Fort Worth, Inc.’s recognition of John Ashour as one of the “Most Influential People in Fort Worth” underscores the impact he has made as a visionary leader, and is a testament to his remarkable journey and significant contributions to the aerospace industry as well as the local community. Through his leadership, Ashour has positioned InterConnect Wiring as a global leader, while simultaneously influencing the growth and development of Fort Worth’s business culture. As we celebrate this well-deserved honor, we look forward to witnessing the continued success of John Ashour and InterConnect Wiring.