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Members Only Affinity Programs & Discounts

Take Advantage of Your Association Member Benefits

IEC Chesapeake members receive access to various affinity programs offering discounts on services, including health and supplemental insurance, credit cards, automotive, shipping, legal, marketing, and low voltage. Call Carey Walker, Director of Membership and Operations, for details 301-621-9545 x103.

Banking Resources

Credit unions are a great alternative to the traditional bank. You and your employees are eligible for accounts with your membership. Credit unions can offer lower loan rates, higher savings rates, and fewer fees than other financial institutions.

We have credit unions that service all areas:

Business Insurance

Federated Insurance Company

Make sure your business is covered. Federated Insurance Company offers a full line of products to make sure you are protected. www.federatedinsurance.com

Preferred Insurance

We know you want the peace of mind that comes with comprehensive insurance coverage, but you may need help determining the coverages you need.

The experts at Preferred Insurance are here to guide you through the confusing maze of insurance options to find the right fit for you, your family, and your business.

We handle more than 700 contractors in the Washington DC Metro Area and manage more than $70,000,000 in client premium. In addition to being the largest Erie Insurance Agency in Virginia, we work with 20 other top construction carriers in the marketplace, giving you the best protection possible.

Services include Workers Compensation, Commercial Auto, Property, General Liability, Umbrella, Group Benefits, Bonding, and an in-house Claims Management Department that manages your claims so you don’t have to.

Contact Chris Ivener today at (703) 850-3752 (mobile) or [email protected] for more information.

Supply Resources

Lighting and Supplies, LLC

“Lighting and Supplies is proud to be a new IECC member in 2022. Lightingandsupplies.com. We are offering this exclusive and limited time promotion from now until May 31, 2022, so be sure to place your first order before time runs out! For any questions or additional information about who Lighting and Supplies is and what we do, check out our About Us page or contact our National Sales Manager, Matt McFarlin at [email protected].

Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, Lighting and Supplies, has been providing commercial and residential lighting solutions across the US, and locally in Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, Colorado, and Pennsylvania since 2015

We offer and distribute 100,000’s of bulbs & fixtures, along with ceiling fans, horticulture products, transformers, wiring, and electrical supplies for commercial, industrial, residential, federal, military, local municipalities, along with other government-oriented lighting projects. Our experience across a multitude of industries – including horticulture, hospitals and healthcare facilitiesschool properties, property management companies and more – enables us to better serve current and future customers.”

Tyndale FRC

Tyndale provides a single-supplier solution for keeping workers safe, comfortable, and regulation-compliant.  We deliver top-quality, arc-rated flame resistant (FR) clothing and PPE in managed apparel programs driven by over 40 years of FR experience.  Our extensive catalog combines our own Made in USA FR garments with products from industry-leading suppliers, like Ariat, Bulwark, Carhartt, NSA, Wrangler and others, to offer the industry’s largest selection for men and women.  Below are a few of the benefits IEC members receive by partnering with Tyndale –

  • Fully customizable catalogs and state of the art online ordering platform, including mobile access with the Tyndale Layering App – LAYERING AP VIDEO
  • Largest selection of FR clothing options for men and women in the industry, with our own line of Made in USA and FR maternity options
    • We keep over $24 million worth of FR garment in stock for men and women for fast delivery
  • Industry expertise and compliance resources (our VP of Technical chairs ASTM F-1959 (arc ratings), ASTM F-2757 (home laundering) and ASTM F1449 (Industrial Laundering) )
  • Virtual and/or In-Person trainings for FR clothing education (FR Clothing 101), including proper care and maintenance, at no charge.
  • Detailed audit and reporting services
  • No Charge Returns, Exchanges and Repairs
  • No Service Fees or other hidden charges
  • Certified Women Business Enterprise
  • Managed Safety Footwear Programs are also available

Contact us today to learn more about the savings, comfort, and compliance benefits Tyndale offers IEC members – https://tyndaleusa.com/contact-us/ryan-benetz/

National Affinity Programs


IEC members receive up to 25% off rentals when using AWD# B155190, plus enjoy additional offers like dollars off, a complimentary upgrade, or a free weekend day. With a complimentary membership in AVIS Preferred®, you’ll travel better, save time and gain access to exclusive offers. Skip the counter and paperwork and go straight to your car.

Avis Car Rental operates one of the world’s best-known car rental brands with approximately 5,450 locations in more than 165 countries. Avis has a long history of innovation in the car rental industry and is one of the world’s top brands for customer loyalty.

Call 1-800-331-1212 or click here to make your reservation.


Allstate provides a variety of business coverage, including auto liability, collision, comprehensive, rental

IEC members save up to 25% off Budget base rates with offer code (BCD) BO79503, plus get other great offers like dollars off, a complimentary upgrade, or a free weekend day. Plus, with a complimentary membership in Budget Fastbreak, enjoy the fastest, easiest rental experience! 

Budget Car Rental is one of the world’s best-known car rental brands with approximately 3,350 locations in more than 120 countries. Budget is an industry leader in providing vehicle rental services to value-conscious travelers and also operates the second-largest truck rental business in the United States, through a network of approximately 1,650 locations.

Call 1-800-527-0700 or click here  or to make a reservation.


CNA offers worker’s comp, auto, property, and general liability insurance coverage to IEC members. It also offers high-quality claim administration services and risk control expertise that can help reduce injury and property

ConsensusDocs publishes a comprehensive catalog of 110+ standard construction documents that cover all your contract document needs including Design-Build, General Contracting, Lean, CM at Risk and Prefabrication. ConsensusDocs are the only standard construction contracts developed by a diverse coalition of 41 leading associations including IEC, with members from all stakeholders in the design and the construction industry.

IEC members receive a 20% on any ConsensusDocs subscription! Go to www.consensusdocs.org, go to ‘get started’, and put in coupon code IEC2021.  

Visit consensusdocs.org

Dell Technologies

IEC partners with Dell Small Business to offer significant discounts to members on products sold through Dell. Using our exclusive, stackable coupon, you will receive an extra 5%-10% off sale prices. 

Dell offers everything from laptops and desktops to industry leading servers, storage and networking, business essential software, monitors, cameras, conference room equipment and more. The list goes on and on. Let Dell be your one stop shop and provide the tools for your business technology needs, all at the best price.

Click here to access your member coupon or call a Small Business Advisor at 1-800-757-8442 and let them know you’re eligible for the IEC partner discount program.

Enterprise Comprehensive Fleet Management

Enterprise Fleet Management provides customized fleet services and solutions to companies in a wide range of industries operating medium-sized fleets of 20 or more vehicles. Enterprise provides a comprehensive approach to fleet management and helps Independent Electrical Contractors members streamline their fleet, improve cash flow, and optimize operations. From acquisition and risk management to maintenance and remarketing, Enterprise Fleet Management provides IEC members with quick, easy, and personal access to a local account team who will handle all of their day-to-day fleet needs. 

 Visit efleets.com or contact Joe Stergios 

Hotel Engine

As an IEC member, you’re invited to join Hotel Engine, a private hotel booking platform that saves IEC members an average of 26% off public rates at 150,000+ hotels worldwide, from all-inclusive resorts to budget-friendly inns.

Your free membership includes:

  • Deeply discounted rates in 185+ countries
  • 24/7, U.S.-based customer support
  • Access to HE Rewards to earn and redeem points at any hotel brand

Whether it’s for business or leisure, you can use the links below to create your account. 

Register for business use  
Register for personal use 

Contact Drew McGeein at (720) 833-5331


For safety supplies, fire rated uniforms, work apparel, custom embroidery, and anything needing a logo application, turn to Office Sensei. 

As a Bronze Partner of IEC, Office Sensei guarantees savings, cost analysis, and value added service that is unmatched.

Visit  office-sensei.com or contact Bryan Beckett to get enrolled. 

Shell Fleet Solutions

Start saving even MORE with Shell Fleet Solutions.

IEC has negotiated exclusive member savings at Shell stations across the nation. With paperless receipts, purchase controls, and the powerful online tools that Shell offers, you’ll cover more ground for less and get the most out of your business. Find out how Shell Fleet Solutions can do MORE for your business.

Visit businessfleetsolutions.com/IEC

* Subject to credit approval and applicable law. 


IEC members receive 20% off simPRO training costs, a total value in excess of $800! 

 simPRO’s Complete End-to-End Electrical Business Management Software. 

  • Manage technicians with office-to-field connectivity
  • Improve your quoting & estimating accuracy & speed by up to 70%
  • Increase billable hours by 20% per field tech per day
  • Import supplier catalogs to streamline inventory
  • Keep your electrical projects on track from start to finish
  • Automate your billing to save time & keep your cash flowing
  • Get incredible business insights with 60+ smart reports

Visit simpro.us/members/iec-members-enterprise for more information and to take advantage of this member benefit so you can focus on taking care of customers, delivering excellent work and growing your business.

The Home Depot ProXtra

The Home Depot has announced a new incentive program that is exclusive for IEC members. All who enroll in this program receive a 2% rebate on all qualifying pre-tax purchases. In addition to the rebate for customers, The Home Depot will donate half of a percent of all the sales in this program to the IEC Foundation. There is no cost to enroll in the program and you can register any form of payment accepted at The Home Depot. 

To enroll, please click here. Enrollment guide can be found here or watch this registration video: https://youtu.be/3qjqbG1y6lw

The program code is IEC.


With over 50 years of payment processing experience, TSYS – a Global Payment Company – has programs specifically designed to meet the unique needs of contractors.

TSYS offers expert sales and product training, processing rates specifically tailored to your individual system, acceptance of all major credit cards, support for fraud protection and prevention, industry standard cybersecurity practices, PCI compliance, EMV® capabilities, and multiple processing options.

As part of Global Payments, TSYS supports a variety of industries including integrated technology partners, banks, associations, independent sales organization’s ,and roughly 3.5 million merchant outlets. 

Call (800) 613‐0148 or visit tsysassociation.com/iec 

Travelers Haven

With Travelers Haven, IEC members can outsource every step of the temporary housing process for out-of-town projects. Travelers Haven manages the entire housing process from sourcing housing, customizing furnishings, to setting up utilities – we take care of everything prior to move-in and after move-out. We offer flexible lease terms (30, 60 or 90+ nights), customizable housing solutions, and all-inclusive monthly pricing. Save an average of 43% off other temporary housing in rural and urban areas across the country.

Maximize your bottom line with one of the largest and fastest growing workforce housing companies in the U.S. To learn more or to submit a housing request visit Travelers Haven | Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) – Travelers Haven.

Contact our team today at [email protected]

United Academy


United Academy is a sophisticated learning management platform to track training and certificates taken through United Academy or internally. There is also a Mobile App to view training transcripts of anyone with a United Academy wallet card on your job site.

We provide quality training that meets U.S. regulatory requirements and standards. With a course library of over 450 offerings including Confined Space Entry, MEWP for Managers, and various equipment operator training courses, United Academy has the format and flexibility to handle your training needs. 

United Academy is supported by a team of over 800 trainers and certified evaluators to perform training at most of our United Rentals locations, your office, or job site. 


IEC and UPS took the guesswork out, and put the easy in. Members now have access to new and improved flat pricing with savings of 50% on Domestic Next Day/Deferred, 30% on Ground Commercial/Residential and up to 50% on additional services. In addition, members can take advantage of UPS Smart Pickup® service for free.

Open a new account, or if you are already taking advantage of our UPS savings program, re-enroll and apply the new discounts to your existing account.

Visit savewithups.com/iec 

Call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., ET. 

UPS Capital

Receive enhanced protection.

Minimize financial setbacks by protecting your shipments with insurance through UPS Capital Insurance Agency, Inc. Members can save up to 17% over their current declared value and there is no fee to sign up! Simply enter the value of your goods in the declared value field of the shipping system. 

The UPS Store

Print and produce a wide variety of marketing materials online.

The UPS Store® provides members with quick, affordable, and effortless digital printing solutions with easy online ordering and expert customer service.

Visit 1800members.upsstoreprintshop.com


IEC members can save at least 80% on qualifying (LTL) shipments. YRCW offers flexible, efficient solutions, including comprehensive regional and national coverage with a full suite of guaranteed, expedited, and specialized services.

Expedited Precision™ offers you expedited, time-definite air and ground service backed by our industry-leading customer satisfaction guarantee.

Guaranteed Precision™ will get your goods to their destination with a guarantee, ensuring delivery on or before the standard service date by noon, 5 p.m., or within a customer-defined window, or you don’t pay.

Exhibit is a single source to satisfy your shipping needs to, from, and between trade shows – including air and ground, expedited ,and guaranteed.

Cross-border dedicated service to Canada, Mexico, and Puerto Rico.

YRC.com allows users to easily access shipping information 24/7

If you would like to enroll in the IEC Shipping Program or would just like some more information please call 1-800-MEMBERS (636-2377) or visit www.1800members.com/iec.

If you would like a quote on a pending shipment please email all pertinent information to [email protected] and a dedicated freight representative will follow up with you within one day..

Check Out the Full List of Membership Benefits

If you have questions about our member benefits or if you have a suggestion for a new benefit, please contact us at (301) 621-9545.