United Rentals Wins First Place at IECRM Golf Tournament and Veterans Fundraiser
DENVER, Colorado – September 22, 2014 — Among 180 players competing in the Annual IECRM Golf Tournament at Fox Hollow Golf Course in Lakewood, Colorado, on September 11th, Team United Rentals (www.unitedrentals.com), the world’s largest equipment rental provider, with an integrated network of 832 rental locations in 49 states and 10 Canadian provinces, and over $7 billion OEC of rental fleet including 3,100 classes of equipment, won First Place. LEI Companies, Inc. (www.leicompanies.com), who offers a full range of electrical contracting services – from preconstruction services to low voltage systems and energy management solutions, won Second Place.
“We always look forward to playing in the IECRM golf tournament as IECRM is a top construction association in Colorado that strives to help our workforce of today and tomorrow,” said Dennis Walker, United Rentals Senior National Account & Association Manager. “This year’s tournament also benefitted our veterans.”
In honor of September 11th and our US Veterans, IECRM raised nearly $2,500. 100% of these funds will be dedicated to transitioning Veterans into a career in the construction and energy industry. ADK Electric in Englewood, CO (www.adkelectric.com) was the primary sponsor for this initiative.
The event was supported by Premier Sponsor, Thomas & Betts (www.tnb.com), along with other major sponsors including Eaton Corporation (www.eaton.com), Graybar (www.graybar.com), and Milwaukee Tool (www.milwaukeetool.com).
Notable players in this year’s tournament included: 1st Electric Contractors in Lakewood (www.1stelectric.net), Bauerle and Company, PC in Englewood (www.bcdenver.com), Bret’s Electric in Frederick (www.bretselectric.com), CRUM Electric Supply in Denver (www.crum.com), and Kenny Electric in Denver (www.kenny-electric.com).
To learn about membership and partnership opportunities with the premier trade association of the Rocky Mountain region, please visit www.iecrm.org or call (303) 853-4886.
About Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM)
Established in 1981, the Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) is the Rocky Mountain region’s premier non-profit organization representing 200 independent contractors and industry businesses, and providing education for over 600 aspiring electrical apprentices and licensed electricians annually. IECRM is approved and regulated by The Colorado Department of Higher Education, Division of Private Occupational Schools Board; and recognized by the US Department of Labor Office of Apprenticeship (OA/BAT). IECRM is dedicated to supporting, educating, and promoting tomorrow’s energy professionals.
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.