Electrical Marketing's LiveWire http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/7134/feed Electrical Marketing's LiveWire brings you breaking news, on-the-fly analysis and running commentary about the electrical products marketing channel en Leviton Rolls Recent Acquisitions Into New Lighting Business Unit http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-rolls-recent-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit <div class="node-body blog-body">John Ranshaw, former president of Contech Lighting, will serve as vice president and general manager of the newly integrated Leviton Lighting Business Unit, focusing on continuing to expand Leviton’s lighting product offering, sales footprint</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-rolls-recent-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-rolls-recent-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit#comments Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:57:00 +0000 33761 at http://electricalmarketing.com Obituary: Thomas Anthony Geis – Independent Rep in Arizona http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/obituary-thomas-anthony-geis-independent-rep-arizona <div class="node-body blog-body">Long-time Arizona rep Thomas Geis passed away on Jan. 31 at age 83. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/obituary-thomas-anthony-geis-independent-rep-arizona" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/obituary-thomas-anthony-geis-independent-rep-arizona#comments Global Arizona AZ Geis NEMRA rep Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 18 Apr 2017 19:11:00 +0000 33751 at http://electricalmarketing.com Ideal Electrical Launches 2017 Search for Champion Electricians http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ideal-electrical-launches-2017-search-champion-electricians <div class="node-body blog-body">Ideal is searching for elite electricians to crown a new national champion in a competition with over $500,000 in cash and prizes.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ideal-electrical-launches-2017-search-champion-electricians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ideal-electrical-launches-2017-search-champion-electricians#comments News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 17 Apr 2017 15:34:00 +0000 33621 at http://electricalmarketing.com Border States Names Top Suppliers http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/border-states-names-top-suppliers <div class="node-body blog-body">Border States' Supplier of the Year Awards for 2016 recognize manufacturer partners that provide exceptional service and continue to show dedication and support to BSE and its customers.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/border-states-names-top-suppliers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/border-states-names-top-suppliers#comments Distributors North Dakota Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:16:00 +0000 33671 at http://electricalmarketing.com Facebook Plans Massive Data Center in Suburban Omaha http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/facebook-plans-massive-data-center-suburban-omaha <div class="node-body blog-body">The data center will be powered solely by wind energy and will join four other data centers now operating in the area by Yahoo, Fidelity, Cabela’s and Travelers.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/facebook-plans-massive-data-center-suburban-omaha" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/facebook-plans-massive-data-center-suburban-omaha#comments Project Watch Nebraska Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:09:00 +0000 33651 at http://electricalmarketing.com Obituary: Dennis McDonald http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/obituary-dennis-mcdonald <div class="node-body blog-body">He was the owner of McDonald Associates; 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