November 20, 2014

IECRM Celebrate and Vote at the 2014 Annual Business Dinner

DENVER, Colorado – November 18, 2014 – Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) ( have just got done putting away their dress clothes after a night of festivities, celebration, networking, and camaraderie at the 2014 Annual IECRM Business Dinner.

The event was not only a celebration of 2014’s many milestones and achievements for IECRM, but also a chance for members to cast their vote for the 2015-2016 IECRM Board of Directors. Guests heard speeches from each of the nominees during dinner, and then the resulting ballots were counted up.

IECRM would like to announce the Board of Directors for 2015Chris Cumpton of Integrity Electrical Solutions in Englewood, CO (, Pete Aden of Bauerle & Company in Englewood, CO (, Brandon Berumen of LEI Companies, Inc. in Denver, CO (, Sarah Corwin of Blueprint Skilled Services in Denver, CO (, Lindsey Cox of 1st Electric Contractors, Inc. in Lakewood, CO (, Rick Daggett of Six & Geving Insurance, Inc. in Colorado Springs, CO (, Pete Farreny of Weifield Group Contracting in Denver, CO (, Janet Martin of Bret’s Electric in Frederick, CO (, Paula Nolan of Siemens Industry, Inc. in Littleton, CO (, Bob Purchase of Allcable in Denver, CO (, Jason Sharpe of Namaste Solar in Boulder, CO (, and Jeff Thompson of Encore Electric in Englewood, CO ( Congratulations to each of the board members, you’ll do a great job leading the IECRM team into 2015!

The Annual Business Dinner also touched on many of the past year’s highlights and accomplishments, including IECRM hitting the 1,000th Apprentice Student mark and becoming the largest electrical training school in the US, the launch of IECRM’snewest committee – the Veteran’s Initiative led by IECRM COO Kristin Kim Haynes, the welcoming of two new additions to the IECRM team – Amy Montoya (Administrative Coordinator) and Ryan Daniel Resavage (Marketing Manager), and of course, the event served as a formal follow up celebration for IECRM’s recent taking of the “Chapter of the Year” award at the IEC National Convention among other notable and well deserved awards brought home by several IECRM members.

Not only was it a great night to be part of the IECRM family, but a great night for charity as well. The Annual Business Dinner doubles as the kickoff event for IECRM’s contribution to the US Marine Corps “Toys for Tots” drive. IECRM would like to thank 1st Electric Contractors, Inc. ( and Encore Electric ( for being some of this year’s selfless, all-star donors to this charitable cause. A special thanks goes out to the sponsors that made the event and evening possible – Premier Sponsor Greenlee (, Allcable (, Colorado Business Bank (, Milwaukee Tool (, and Thomas & Betts (

Overall, the evening provided a great chance for IECRM members to gather and reflect on the past year’s personal and business successes, make plans to progress into the future, and reward all of the individuals who helped forge a period of vast growth, development, and achievement for all members of the IECRM family. It has been a wonderful and exciting year for IECRM and they plan on continuing that trend well into the New Year and 2015.

About Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM)
Since 1981, the Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) has been the leading electrical and renewable energy contractor association in Colorado. Representing over 200 member companies responsible for $2B annually, and educating over 725 electrical apprentices and licensed electricians annually, IECRM is dedicated to educating, promoting, and advancing the energy industry and merit shop philosophy.

IECRM, located in Denver, Colorado, is a chapter of the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC), a national trade association for merit shop electrical and systems contractors.