March 22, 2018 - Last week started off beautifully in Calgary, but then a freak snowstorm blew in on the day of Alberta Electrical Association’s (AEA) Learning Expo. Those of us exhibiting at the event (and, in my case, also covering) feared the worst: that people would simply not come. But we were pleasantly surprised.
March 22, 2018 - Kudos to the organizing committee of the Electrical Safety, Technical, Maintenance & Projects Workshop (a.k.a. ESTMP) held last week in Calgary. This distinctively Canadian and uniquely Albertan event continues to impress me with its educational track, learned speakers, and loyal supporters and delegates.
September 20, 2017* - Yesterday, Franklin Empire hosted its fifth annual Customer Appreciation Day & Tradeshow at its Toronto location on Carlingview Drive. But this year stood out from previous years because it was also the grand opening of Franklin’s new expanded warehouse—a project three years in the making—plus a celebration of the company’s 75th anniversary.
September 18, 2017 - With all the technical sessions going on here in Calgary for IEEE PCIC, it was good to take time over lunch to recognize individuals who contribute so much of their time to PCIC and IEEE, standards development, and knowledge advancement through technical papers. Some of the noteworthy award recipients include:
August 30, 2017 - Over 275 golfers participated in the 17th Annual EFC Federation Cup Golf Tournament at Clublinks’ Rattlesnake Point Golf Club and, depending on who you were rooting for, Team USA won the 2017 Waterman Cup.
June 14, 2017 - As I mentioned in the Part 1 of 2 Gallery, perhaps the best part of Nedco Electrifest XI for me was being able to put attendees and exhibitors on the cover of Electrical Business Magazine at our photo booth... and they had fun doing it!
June 13, 2017 - “As much as tomorrow is going to be outstanding, next year will blow you away,” said Steven Richman, president of Milwaukee Tool Corp. to the crowd of media gathered on the eve of the Milwaukee Tool New Product Symposium 2017 at company headquarters in Brookfield, Wis.