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Spotlight on Gil Resto- GR Electric

By Grant Shmelzer Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/20/2019

We are happy to share this interview link with you from the Allentown Economic Development Corporation (AEDC), featuring one of our most valued IECC Contractor Members! Gil Resto, owner of GR Electric.

Gil was one of the people questioned about hands- on education and career paths- we are so happy they chose an experienced electrician to speak to, and one we can attest supports electrical apprenticeship. Gil clearly sees the big picture of educating and certifying your workforce. The investment in young people pays off in the quality of their work and safety on the job- it also translates into ...

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Your Customers Are Looking For You...Can They Find You?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/18/2019

IEC Chesapeake feels digital platform promotion is important. VERY important. We know people are searching every day for apprenticeship options, electrical education both under and ...

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IDEAL Twister ProFLEX.

Do You Remember the Game of Twister?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/16/2019

Yeah...well...ours is a little different.

IDEAL has a nifty wire connector called the Twister ProFLEX. Here's why it's nifty:

"Twister® ProFLEX ...

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Maryland Apprenticeship Proclamation

By Grant Shmelzer Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/14/2019

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has proclaimed May as Apprenticeship Career Pathways Month. The month long observance is an initiative to recognize and promote the choice ...

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Clean Rooms and Legrand SteriGuard

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
12/30/2018

In the unfortunate event that you, or someone you love, ends up in a hospital ...

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Take the TownView- Literally

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
12/13/2018

But not just a pretty face- there's function to that form. Arm mounts, clear ...

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2021? Are You Serious???

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
12/7/2018

Yes. I am...as a heart attack. Brewery events are sponsored through 2020.

We just ...

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Brightwood May Be Closing- IECC is OPEN for Education

By Grant Shmelzer Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
12/7/2018

Brightwood College is closing it's doors. IEC Chesapeake/IECC welcomes Brightwood Electrical Apprentices to ...

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Patriot Industries NECA Award

Patriot Industries Receives a NECA Showcase Showstopper Award for Patriot Magnum

12/2/2018

Patriot Industries, most recently received a NECA Showcase Showstopper award for their new Patriot Magnum ...

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Shepherd Electric Relocates

Shepherd Electric Relocates Beltsville Branch

12/2/2018

Shepherd Electric Supply has been a supplier of electrical and lighting products to the marketplace ...

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Federated Insurance

Year-End Tax Planning for Pass-Through Entities

By Federated Insurance
12/2/2018

If your business operates as an S corporation, partnership, limited liability company, or sole proprietorship ...

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Ideal Precision Levels

IDEAL Introduces a New Line of Precision Levels 3.5" and 6"

12/2/2018

IDEAL's 3.5” and 6” levels feature an integral Thumb Winder™ conduit wheel with ...

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ABB High Performance UL 1077

ABB Introduces High-Performance UL 1077 Supplementary Protectors

12/2/2018

ABB presents a new generation of miniature circuit breakers (MCBs) for electrical equipment that provides ...

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"Mankind Should Have Been My Business"‚Äč Dickens

By Grant Shmelzer Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
12/1/2018

One of the beauties of the close of each year, and the holiday season, is ...

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