The Elkay Manufacturing Company began as a vision of Leopold Katz and his son Louis on the North side of Chicago in 1920. Founded with the goals of manufacturing the highest quality sinks and providing the best service
possible, the company began to thrive. As time went by, Elkay’s products expanded from commercial and residential sinks to drinking water solutions, cabinetry, commercial foodservice, and architectural millwork. Over the course of nearly 100 years, Elkay has set the pace with innovative products and designs that continue to lead the industry and make a positive impact worldwide.