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Fall and Eaton Are Both in the Air!

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/8/2019

Perhaps the only change we can all say we embrace is Fall; the colors, the cooler air. Makes me want to paint a room...Eaton can help us with change and color.

"Interchangeable color kits make décor updates a breeze. As the weather begins to turn outside, let the change of season provide inspiration to make changes elsewhere.

Eaton’s Wiring Devices offers solutions with interchangeable color kits, allowing end-users and designers to select the perfect color to complement interior décor while still offering flexibility as designs and themes of spaces change. 

Electrical contractors and distributors can reduce ...

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Architectural Rail Lighting? Yep! We Have an AP for That!

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/6/2019

Our Associate Partners (APs) at Lighting Environments keep bringing us extraordinary commercial lighting...and because we're so generous, we're sharing it with you ...

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You've Loved Milwaukee Tools Since You Were a Kid

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/5/2019

Yes. Yes you have. Milwaukee Tools is the grown up Legos....and what do we love about Legos? They all fit together, they all work ...

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Is Your Path an Adventure- Or Forced March?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/4/2019

IEC Chesapeake has blogged about the history of apprenticeship, traditions in the U.S. and Europe, and about the notion that pathways to education should ...

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Golf 2017

IEC Chesapeake Bill Robey Memorial Golf Tournament a Great Success

5/30/2017

The IEC Chesapeake Bill Robey Memorial Golf Tournament, on May 4th, was a great ...

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Changes in Legislation

IEC Chesapeake Legislative Update - May 2017

5/30/2017

This report contains additional information about Maryland legislation that passed as well as legislation that ...

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Potato

You Say Potato, I Say Potaahhto

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
5/22/2017

We hear a lot about internships in educational circles. In point of fact, high school ...

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Fall Brewery Event

Fall Brewery Event

5/22/2017

Heavy Seas Brewery
4615 Hollins Ferry Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21227

  • Cost for members: $35
  • Cost ...
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Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Chesapeake, Inc. establishes Pre-Apprenticeship Program in Baltimore City

5/18/2017

Baltimore City, MD – Stand for Youth, a 501(c)(3) non-profit youth services organization, has ...

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Power of Completion

Power of Completion

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
5/11/2017

Four years of classes. Four years of exams, assignments due. Four years to the “payoff ...

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May: Your Apprenticeship Moment of Zen

5/1/2017

Ever done a search of Master/Apprentice relationship?????
Turns out there’s a nerdvana of ...

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