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Mar 29, 2017

Petersen joins Enavate, Microsoft Dynamics 365 ERP system provider

Enavate, a Denver-based provider of Microsoft Dynamics 365 ERP software has hired Matt Petersen as senior director of industry solutions to lead....More
Mar 23, 2017

Kevin Powell Named President of Summit Electric Supply

Powell has served on the boards of Supply Force, Vanguard National Alliance, and several non-profit organizations as well as on the National....More
Mar 22, 2017

Shuji Mori Named CEO of Yokogawa America

Mori, who has been with the company almost three decades, began his career as an engineer, helping implement systems projects for Yokogawa customers....More
Mar 22, 2017

Cross Joins Tempo as Central Region Sales Manager1

Cross served recently as a regional sales manager for Contrast lighting, and spent many years both as specification sales manager for GE Lighting and....More
Mar 21, 2017

NEMRA Announces Members of NMG Executive Committee and NEMRA Board of Directors

NEMRA recently announced the members of the NEMRA Board of Directors Executive Committee and the NMG Executive Committee....More
Mar 20, 2017

MLS and Lighting Science Join Forces in New Private-Label Lighting Company1

The joint venture will operate under the name Global Value Lighting and will be based in Rhode Island, capitalizing on Lighting Science’s technology....More
Mar 20, 2017

CALiPER Snapshot finds LED troffer performance matching fluorescents

The database now has almost four times the number of products listed in its previous troffer Snapshot report in 2014....More
Mar 17, 2017

Federal Signal Appoints McDonald Associates for Illinois and Indiana

McDonald Associates has been serving the electrical markets of Illinois and Indiana since 1986....More
Mar 17, 2017

DOE introduces new specifier tool for LED Lighting Facts database

The specification tool provides a customized platform for specifiers to search and filter products in the LED Lighting Facts database and manage....More
Mar 17, 2017

YESCO delivers supplies to Dakota Access Pipeline

YESCO Electrical Supply, Youngstown, OH, announced that it has supplied all lighting and switchgear used on six of the Dakota Access Pipeline Project....More
Mar 17, 2017

Obituary: Steve Waller, Industry veteran who worked for Electrical Wholesaling, EC&M and NAED

Steve Waller, a well-known electrical industry veteran who worked EC....More
Mar 15, 2017

LSI Names New VP of HR and General Counsel

Prior to joining LSI, Japlon served as VP, general counsel and secretary at ACE Hardware Corp.; previous employers include RG Steel and Schneider....More
Mar 13, 2017

Forest Lighting Partners with EnOcean on Lighting Controls

EnOcean energy-harvesting wireless controls will be broadly applied in Forest Lighting’s new LED troffers, LED flat panels and other lighting....More
Mar 10, 2017

Moody’s Report Finds New Drivers in Renewable Energy Market

New market participants including corporate power purchase agreements (CPPAs) and community choice aggregators (CCAs) have emerged as near-term....More

Jim Lucy

Jim Lucy has been wandering through the electrical market for more than 30 years, most of the time as an editor for Electrical Wholesaling, Electrical Marketing newsletter and CEE News. During that...

Doug Chandler

Doug Chandler began writing about the electrical industry in 1992, and still finds there's never a shortage of stories to be told. So he spends his days finding them and telling them....
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