|2012 National President Bobby Tutor|
NJ-IEC VP Joseph Hovanec Jr.
IEC Board Member Janet Martin
Thursday, February 28, 2013
NJ-IEC was recognized for its work with the Department of Community Affairs and the New Jersey Licensing Board to affirm that solar installations qualify as electrical work that requires proper licensing and permits. In addition, legislative bills providing much needed tax relief to
businesses were passed and the
Chapter, working with the Governor’s office, is looking ahead for additional
tax relief bills to be passed. New Jersey
“I congratulate New Jersey IEC for its prestigious IEC Legislative Chapter of the Year Award,” said Thayer Long, IEC National Executive Vice President/CEO. “Their strong and diligent presence in the legislative arena work to keep IEC contractors competitive and strong in the marketplace.”
The Legislative Chapter of the Year Award is presented each year during the IEC National Convention & Electric Expo to recognize an IEC chapter that has made significant strides in achieving IEC’s legislative goals by pursuing legislative and regulatory initiatives that seek to promote and support the merit shop philosophy. For more information, please visit www.ieci.org.
Established in 1957, IEC is a trade association representing nearly 3,000 members with 60 chapters nationwide. Headquartered in
IEC is the nation’s premier trade association representing ’s independent electrical
and systems contractors. IEC National aggressively works with the industry to
establish a competitive environment for the merit shop – a philosophy that
promotes the concept of free enterprise, open competition and economic
opportunity for all. America