MEET Show 2016 winners and innovators
By Anthony Capkun
May 19, 2016* – While everyone’s a winner when they attend the MEET Show in Moncton, there are a few who stand out from the crowd.
The MEET Show was again the stage for Skills Canada-NB’s Electrical Competition, the winner of which goes on to represent Team New Brunswick at the Skills Canada National Competition (again in Moncton) June 5-8, 2016.
Representing Team NB, then, is Joey Bard, who won Gold in this competition. The other medalists include Sam Gallant (Silver) and Byron Brown (Bronze). Photo 1.
* NOTE: Joey Bard went on to win Gold in Skills Canada’s National Competition. Congratulations!
Meantime, Electro-Federation Canada (one of the MEET Show’s association sponsors) bestowed its Innovation Award upon Stelpro for its 4000W KI smart home thermostat. Pictured in the photo is Stelpro’s John-Daniel Chabot. Photo 3.
And Illuminating Engineering Society (IES, another association sponsor) Maritime Sections honoured Beghelli Canada with an Innovation Award for its Pluraluce emergency light. Pictured in the photo are Beghelli’s Bruno Ardito and Robin Billingsley (left and centre) and Tony Munden of Munden Enterprises. Photo 2.
— Photos A. Capkun• Updated September 14 with Skills Canada National Competition information.