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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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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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Are You Ready for Whatever May Come?

By Grant Shmelzer Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
3/27/2019

Construction and trades relating to construction are dangerous professions. Everything from accidents in and around ...

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Oh Legrand, Could I Love Your More? Touch Tru Universal dimmer

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
3/26/2019

Probably not.

I once had a dream where I woke up and my home was ...

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Need to Lock It Down? We Have an AP for That!

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
3/20/2019

Eaton. Our Associate Partners at Eaton are excited to share their color connect system- don ...

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Cheaters Never Prosper?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
3/17/2019

I hear your eyes rolling, the “humph” sound you just made, and the “Yeah, right ...

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Friday Night Lights?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
3/14/2019

Maybe it’s because I love all things lighting…maybe it’s because I live ...

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Whiskey Creek Golf Tournament is CLOSED

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
3/12/2019

We shut the course again this year.

Thank you to all of the IEC Chesapeake ...

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Siemens Makes an Old Idea New Again

By Grant Shmelzer Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
3/9/2019

Industrial Apprenticeship. Our Associate Partners at Siemens are among American corporations embracing a very old ...

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