March 20, 2013

45 Colorado Energy Professionals Head to Boulder for Energy Industry Happy Hour, Hosted by IECRM

IECRM Energy Industry Happy Hour - Group Shot 1 - Boulder CO

BOULDER, Colorado — March 20, 2013 — On an unseasonably warm Thursday last week, 45 of Colorado’s energy and electrical professionals met at Rio Grande in Boulder for the second Energy Industry Happy Hour of the year, hosted by the Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM), and sponsored by Allcable.

Indoor shot of the IECRM Energy Industry Happy Hour

30 area companies were in attendance for the monthly networking event, including local electrical contractors, B.A.R. Electric (Niwot, CO), CDM Electric (Greeley, CO), and SouthPaw Electric (Erie, CO); national electrical distributor, CED (Boulder and Denver, CO); and electrical solutions manufacturer, Easter-Owens (Arvada, CO). Industry Partners at the event included eco-friendly office supply company, EcoGreenOffice (Boulder, CO); IT services company, iSupportU (Boulder, CO); pre-paid legal services firm, Legal Shield (Westminster, CO); and provider of electrical products and systems, Legrand (West Hartford, CT), a brand-new partner to the organization.

IECRM Energy Industry Happy Hour Group Shot 2 - Boulder, CO

Karen Lipfert of Power Management Systems – Nate Arnold of Northglenn Winlectric – Janet Martin of Bret’s Electric – Lisa Lindsey of Legal Shield

A special guest from RTD was also at the event. Dan Pearsall, Senior Project Manager DBE/SBE FasTracks Outreach, met and spoke with guests about contracting opportunities with RTD. Last month, Pearsall spoke at a free IECRM seminar on the same topic.

Sign up for the next free Energy Industry Happy Hour on Friday, April 12th, at Jay’s Grille & Bar in Denver: // Learn more about IECRM’s membership and partnership opportunities by exploring or call (303) 853-4886.

Outdoor shot of the Boulder Happy Hour