News http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en Jerre Stead named Chairman of the American Writers Museum Foundation; NEMA’s O’Hagan Continues On as President http://ewweb.com/people/jerre-stead-named-chairman-american-writers-museum-foundation-nema-s-o-hagan-continues-presid <div class="node-body article-body">Jerre L. Stead, once CEO of Square D Co., is the new chairman of the American Writers Museum (AWM) Foundation. The Museum has additional electrical ties, as Malcolm O'Hagan, formerly president of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Rosslyn, Va., is its founding chairman and president.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/jerre-stead-named-chairman-american-writers-museum-foundation-nema-s-o-hagan-continues-presid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/jerre-stead-named-chairman-american-writers-museum-foundation-nema-s-o-hagan-continues-presid#comments People Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:43:00 +0000 17941 at http://ewweb.com <p>Jerre Stead, former CEO of Square D, is now chairman of the American Writers Museum (AWM) Foundation. Boston’s Arthur J. Hurley Co. Broadens Management Team http://ewweb.com/people/boston-s-arthur-j-hurley-co-broadens-management-team <div class="node-body article-body">The Arthur J. Hurley Co. has appointed Jim Clark as the executive V.P. and CFO; Kevin Sodden as account manager for the utility/municipal/engineering market in New England; and Camilo Pereira as the company’s business manager in charge of key national accounts and overall expansion in the transit, utility and construction markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/boston-s-arthur-j-hurley-co-broadens-management-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/boston-s-arthur-j-hurley-co-broadens-management-team#comments People Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:15:00 +0000 17911 at http://ewweb.com Bulletin Board - June and July 2014 http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/bulletin-board-june-and-july-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><strong>Ideas, finds and resources:</strong> charitable events, contests, new promotions, anniversaries and grand openings from around the electrical industry.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/bulletin-board-june-and-july-2014#comments Bulletin Board Gallery Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:50:00 +0000 17781 at http://ewweb.com Grainger Posts 5% Increase in 2Q 2014 Sales http://ewweb.com/news-watch/grainger-posts-5-increase-2q-2014-sales <div class="node-body article-body">W.W. Grainger Inc., Lake Forest, Ill., said its 2Q 2014 YTY sales increased 5% to $2.5 billion from $2.4 billion in the 2013 second quarter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/grainger-posts-5-increase-2q-2014-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/grainger-posts-5-increase-2q-2014-sales#comments News Watch Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:23:00 +0000 17731 at http://ewweb.com Shealy Electrical Wholesalers Announces Intentions to Acquire Nova Lighting http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/shealy-electrical-wholesalers-announces-intentions-acquire-nova-lighting <div class="node-body article-body">Shealy Electrical Wholesalers, West Columbia, S.C., announced today its intentions to acquire Nova Lighting, Charlotte, N.C.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/shealy-electrical-wholesalers-announces-intentions-acquire-nova-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/shealy-electrical-wholesalers-announces-intentions-acquire-nova-lighting#comments Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:58:00 +0000 17721 at http://ewweb.com New T&B Brochure Highlights Engineered Solutions for Renewable Energy Facilities http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-tb-brochure-highlights-engineered-solutions-renewable-energy-facilities <div class="node-body article-body">The new Thomas & Betts brochure, “Electrical Solutions for Renewable Energy,” outlines T&B‘s product solutions for wind farms and photovoltaic systems that support safe and continuous operation, reduce costs and protect distribution systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-tb-brochure-highlights-engineered-solutions-renewable-energy-facilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-tb-brochure-highlights-engineered-solutions-renewable-energy-facilities#comments Bulletin Board Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:27:00 +0000 17711 at http://ewweb.com Allied Wire & Cable Named “Business of the Year” By Main Line Chamber of Commerce http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/allied-wire-cable-named-business-year-main-line-chamber-commerce <div class="node-body article-body">Allied Wire & Cable, Collegeville, Pa., has been named “Business of the Year” by the Main Line Chamber of Commerce in recognition of the positive impact the company has had on the Philadelphia-area community.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/allied-wire-cable-named-business-year-main-line-chamber-commerce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/allied-wire-cable-named-business-year-main-line-chamber-commerce#comments Bulletin Board Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:27:00 +0000 17691 at http://ewweb.com Burtraw and Arnold Join Metro Wire & Cable-Detroit http://ewweb.com/people/burtraw-and-arnold-join-metro-wire-cable-detroit-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Metro Wire & Cable hired Matt Burtraw and Bruce Arnold as sales consultants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/burtraw-and-arnold-join-metro-wire-cable-detroit-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/burtraw-and-arnold-join-metro-wire-cable-detroit-0#comments People Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:13:00 +0000 17681 at http://ewweb.com Swine Production Facility Upgrades to LED Utility Lights http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/swine-production-facility-upgrades-led-utility-lights <div class="node-body article-body">Engineered Products Company (EPCO), Minneapolis, said an electrical contractor has begun installing 700 of EPCO’s ProSeries LED utility lights in a huge swine production facility at Woodville Pork in Waseca, Minn.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/swine-production-facility-upgrades-led-utility-lights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/swine-production-facility-upgrades-led-utility-lights#comments Bulletin Board Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:16:00 +0000 17661 at http://ewweb.com Progress Lighting promotes Todd Roy and hires Jennifer Kis http://ewweb.com/people/progress-lighting-promotes-todd-roy-and-hires-jennifer-kis <div class="node-body article-body">Progress Lighting/Hubbell Lighting (Greenville, S.C.): Todd Roy, director of builder sales and marketing, was promoted to national sales director. In other Progress news, Jennifer Kis was hired as key account marketing manager.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/progress-lighting-promotes-todd-roy-and-hires-jennifer-kis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/progress-lighting-promotes-todd-roy-and-hires-jennifer-kis#comments Lighting People Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:14:00 +0000 17651 at http://ewweb.com