July 2, 2014

IECRM Member News – June 2014

IECRM Member News

Check out a radio interview with Kristin Kim HaynesIECRM COO!  The show aired on May 17th on Business Radio 1060AM, Women Mean Business. Click here to listen (Air Date: May 17th).

The Colorado Construction Industry Planning Committee and the Adams County Workforce and Business Center are hosting a Construction Job Fair on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from 9:00am – 12noon at the Adams County Regional Park and Fairgrounds. There is no cost for employers to participate however you must be registered to participate. Please complete this registration form and fax or e-mail the registration form by July 7 to the Adams County Workforce and Business Center. 

Welcome, New Members!

Oilfield EAS – Contractor Member
Brug Electric, Inc. – Contractor Member
Mercury Electric – Contractor Member
Wiggins Electric, Inc – Contractor Member

News from our Members

1st Electric

Lindsey Cox, Vice President of 1st Electric Contractors, Inc., was recently interviewed by TED Magazine. Read the interview here!


Eaton Donated Products

Pictured: Eaton donated $20,000 in Eaton and Cutler-Hammer products to IECRM, for apprentices to use in the classroom.

Eaton - IECRM Industry Partner

Eaton donated over $20,000 of highly specialized electrical equipment (pictured above) to IECRM. The donated products will be used by IECRM apprentice students in the Four-Year Electrical Apprentice Program! Please click here to read more.


QED invites all IECRM members to a Big Kahuna Pig Roast for QED Services Counter Day! The event will be at the QED Denver location on July 10th from 10am-2pm.

Education News


Dana Walker (left), and David Wittmann (right)

CONGRATULATIONS to Dana Walker and David Wittmann, two of our apprentice students who won scholarships through the IEC Foundation! Candidates were judged based on their goals and aspirations in the electrical industry, motivation to succeed, service to community and school, and academic ability. Keep up the awesome work!



Candidates Filling Out Applications

Candidates filling out applications at our second annual Energy Industry Job Fair

On June 24th, we helped a number of job seekers, career changers, and Veterans score 100+ job openings at our second annual Energy Industry Job Fair in Denver. Read more and see photos here.

We also gave away 1 semester of apprentice tuition to Precision Electrical Services at our Loveland Mixer on June 25th. Congratulations to our winner and thank you to everyone for coming!

Learn About the Four-Year Apprentice Program
or View Upcoming Continuing Education Classes

Networking News

On June 11th, members of IECRM and ABC enjoyed a free seminar on labor and union issues that was moderated by Kate Raabe, Attorney at Law with Fisher & Phillips LLP, and Larry Marquess, Shareholder with Littler Mendelson.

GC Forum Panelists

Panelists at the 2014 GC Forum

On June 18th, 70 local construction professionals attended the 2014 GC Forum: Managing Expectations, a construction industry networking event and panel discussion that is co-hosted annually by IECRM and Hispanic Contractors of Colorado (HCC). Read more and see photos here.

The Safety Committee met about Crane Safety on June 25th.

View ALL Upcoming Events & Committee Meetings

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Send Us Your News!

Members and partners, please email all news items, individual promotions, press releases, and/or photos to Samantha McCormick, IECRM Marketing Manager, at