News http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en 25 Hot Housing Market to Watch in 2015 http://ewweb.com/economic-indicators/25-hot-housing-market-watch-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="http://ewweb.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://ewweb.com/site-files/ewweb.com/files/data-tables/EW 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="http://ewweb.com/site-files/ewweb.com/files/uploads/2014/10/austinconstruction2.jpg?1413826779" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/economic-indicators/25-hot-housing-market-watch-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/economic-indicators/25-hot-housing-market-watch-2015#comments Economic Indicators News Watch Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:05:00 +0000 20231 at http://ewweb.com <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 http://ewweb.com/people/arnold-joins-universal-lighting-technologies-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="http://ewweb.com/people/arnold-joins-universal-lighting-technologies-southwest-regional-sales-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/arnold-joins-universal-lighting-technologies-southwest-regional-sales-manager#comments People Universal Lighting Technologies Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:27:00 +0000 20211 at http://ewweb.com Holt Electrical Supplies Hires Two New Employees and Opens Another Branch in Metropolitan St. Louis http://ewweb.com/people/holt-electrical-supplies-hires-two-new-employees-and-opens-another-branch-metropolitan-st-lou <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="http://ewweb.com/people/holt-electrical-supplies-hires-two-new-employees-and-opens-another-branch-metropolitan-st-lou" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/holt-electrical-supplies-hires-two-new-employees-and-opens-another-branch-metropolitan-st-lou#comments People Holt Electrical Supplies Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:55:00 +0000 20201 at http://ewweb.com Faith Technologies Promotes Greg Vanevenhoven to V.P. of Preconstruction http://ewweb.com/people/faith-technologies-promotes-greg-vanevenhoven-vp-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="http://ewweb.com/people/faith-technologies-promotes-greg-vanevenhoven-vp-preconstruction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/faith-technologies-promotes-greg-vanevenhoven-vp-preconstruction#comments People Faith Industries Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:46:00 +0000 20191 at http://ewweb.com The Bulletin Board http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/bulletin-board-0 <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-0#comments Bulletin Board Gallery Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:50:00 +0000 17781 at http://ewweb.com CapitalTristate Donates to Wounded Warriors http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/capitaltristate-donates-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="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/capitaltristate-donates-wounded-warriors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/capitaltristate-donates-wounded-warriors#comments Bulletin Board Giving Back Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:20:00 +0000 20181 at http://ewweb.com <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> Giving Back http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/giving-back <div class="node-body gallery-body">From Electrical Wholesaling's monthly Bulletin Board department, a compilation of stories about electrical distributors, reps and manufacturers giving back to their communities and stepping up to help someone in need.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/giving-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/giving-back#comments Bulletin Board Gallery charity donations events Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:07:00 +0000 18691 at http://ewweb.com Klein Tools Names Michigan Utility Instructor "Head of the Class" http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/klein-tools-names-michigan-utility-instructor-head-class <div class="node-body article-body">Klein Tools announced the winner of its 2014 “Head of the Class” Award for instructor of the year. Roy Smith, a Great Lakes region finalist from the Utility Technology Program at Alpena College in Alpena, Mich., received the most votes out of the six finalists from thousands of votes cast. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/klein-tools-names-michigan-utility-instructor-head-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/klein-tools-names-michigan-utility-instructor-head-class#comments Bulletin Board Awards Klein Tools Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:33:00 +0000 20161 at http://ewweb.com <p>Roy Smith (center) of the Alpena College Utility Technology Program in Alpena, Mich., was selected as Klein Tools&#39; Head of the Class instructor of the year, accepting the award from Tom Barton (right), and Len Swiatek of Klein Tools.</p> Awards and Honors http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/awards-and-honors <div class="node-body gallery-body">There's nothing quite like being recognized by peers, co-workers, suppliers or associations for the work it takes to excel as an electrical distributor. Yes, of course, the satisfaction comes in doing the job well, but the occasional plaque or trophy cup never hurts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/awards-and-honors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/awards-and-honors#comments Bulletin Board Gallery Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:29:00 +0000 18721 at http://ewweb.com Mayer Executive Recognized Most Influential http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/mayer-executive-recognized-most-influential <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px;">Nancy Collat Goedecke was recently honored in the </span><em style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px;">Birmingham Business Journal&rsquo;s</em><span style="font-size: 16.5165157318115px;"> as one of Birmingham&rsquo;s Most Influential Executives.&nbsp; Nancy is Mayer Electric Supply&rsquo;s CEO and chairman and heads the 1,000-employee company with 54 locations in eleven states across a southern footprint.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/mayer-executive-recognized-most-influential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/mayer-executive-recognized-most-influential#comments Bulletin Board Mayer Electric Supply Nancy Collat Goedecke Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:12:00 +0000 20091 at http://ewweb.com Photo by Bob Farley