News en MaxLite Opens New LEED-Certified Facility in Anaheim <div class="node-body article-body"><p>MaxLite, West Caldwell, N.J., a leading manufacturer of LED lighting solutions, expands its U.S. operations with the opening of a new LEED-certified facility Oct. 20 in Anaheim, Calif. The 48,864-square-foot-building increases MaxLite&rsquo;s product assembly and testing capabilities and features the company&rsquo;s first full showroom on the West Coast.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Location Maxlite Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:28:00 +0000 20291 at <p>Anaheim City Council members Lucille Kring and Gail Eastman, Robyn Willis of the Habitat for Humanity Anaheim ReStore, Mayor Thomas Tait and MaxLite President and CEO Yon Sung joined to cut the ribbon on Maxlite&#39;s new LEED-certified production and testing facility.</p> Gladys Hernandez / Maxlite Location, Location, Location <div class="node-body gallery-body">Business is booming in many markets and expansion opportunities are on the minds of many electrical distributor leaders. Whether it's introducing your brand to a new geographic market, upgrading the headquarters to accomodate more staff, a desire to take advantage of and showcase the latest in high-efficiency building design or some other kind of opportunity, the influx of announcements of new branches and new buildings are a good sign for the health of the electrical wholesaling industry. Here are some of the latest announcements gathered for Electrical Wholesaling's monthly Bulletin Board department.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Gallery expansions grand openings new branches Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:06:00 +0000 18711 at Nora Lighting Announces 6 New Promotions and New Hires <div class="node-body article-body">Nora Lighting, Commerce, Calif., has appointed six staff members to new administrative, engineering and graphics positions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People LED lighting Nora Lighting Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:42:00 +0000 20281 at <p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px; line-height: 20px;">Nora Lighting&#39;s recently promoted employees and new hires took some time out from their busy work days for this nice group photo.</span></p> General Cable’s Lampert Wins AD Supplier of the Year Award <div class="node-body article-body">Greg Lampert, president and CEO of General Cable Americas, won AD’s Suppler of the Year Award earlier this month at the Affiliated Distributors (AD) North American Electrical Supply Division in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board AD Affiliated Distributors General Cable Greg Lampert Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:34:00 +0000 20271 at <p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px; line-height: 20px;">From left to right: David Kinsella, V.P. of supplier relations, U.S. Electrical Division, Affiliated Distributors; Andres Flores, director of sales, General Cable Mexico; Greg Lampert, president &amp; CEO, General Cable Americas; Ian Rand, V.P. of sales, Canada, General Cable; and Tom Bisson, V.P. of sales, Electrical Distribution, General Cable.</span></p> 25 Hot Housing Market to Watch in 2015 <div class="node-body data_table-body">While the overall U.S. housing market has slowed down a little bit in recent months from the rapid growth it had been enjoying over the past year or two, some market areas are still enjoying a real surge in home-building. Check out Electrical Wholesaling's picks for 25 Hot Housing Markets to Watch in 2015.</div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="" /><a href=" 25 Hottest Housing Markets.csv" type="text/csv; length=1221">EW 25 Hottest Housing Markets.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Disable Right Sidebar Display </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="hot_housting_markets_getty_images_joe_raedle" src="" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economic Indicators News Watch Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:05:00 +0000 20231 at <p>With 8,000 single-family building permits pulled through August -- a 27% change year-over-year (YOY) -- the housing market in Austin, Texas, is hot, hot, hot.&nbsp;</p> Joe Raedle / Getty Images Arnold Joins Universal Lighting Technologies as Southwest Regional Sales Manager <div class="node-body article-body">Lena Arnold recently joined Universal Lighting Technologies as a regional sales manager for their Southwest territory.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Universal Lighting Technologies Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:27:00 +0000 20211 at Holt Electrical Supplies Hires Two New Employees and Opens Another Branch in Metropolitan St. Louis <div class="node-body article-body">Bob Watson has joined Holt Electrical Supplies as director of operations and Dennis Bowers was hired as account manager.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Holt Electrical Supplies Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:55:00 +0000 20201 at Faith Technologies Promotes Greg Vanevenhoven to V.P. of Preconstruction <div class="node-body article-body">This electrical contractor recently promoted Greg Vanevenhoven to V.P. of Preconstruction - Industrial.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Faith Industries Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:46:00 +0000 20191 at The Bulletin Board <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> Bulletin Board Gallery Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:50:00 +0000 17781 at CapitalTristate Donates to Wounded Warriors <div class="node-body article-body">CapitalTristate presented a check for $10,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project and Hardy challenged the audience to support them too, by offering a matching fund for donations up to $25,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Giving Back Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:20:00 +0000 20181 at <p>Jay Leno joined CapitalTristate President John Hardy in presenting a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project at a CapitalTristate customer appreciation outing in San Diego last month.</p>