BOSTON—Thomas & Betts (T&B), a member of the ABB Group, has received the Industry Partner Award from the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) at the 2016 NECA Convention and Trade Show in Boston. The Industry Partner Award recognizes individuals or organizations allied with the electrical construction industry whose decisions, actions or cooperation with NECA contribute to the industry's success.
"Like NECA, Thomas & Betts was founded at the beginning of the electrical age, and it has become one of the industry's strongest and most innovative leaders," NECA CEO John M. Grau said when he presented the award. "As a member of NECA's Premier Partner sponsorship program, which brings together NECA members and the leading companies in the industry, Thomas & Betts will continue to play a pivotal role in shaping our future."
Accepting the award on behalf of Thomas & Betts was Nancy Lindsay, Market Development Manager – Construction. Also present from Thomas & Betts/ABB Electrification Products Division were Franklin Sullivan, Executive VP, North America; Doug Schuster, SVP, Global Managing Director, Installation Products; David Dean, VP Sales Operations; and Ralph Donati, Product Marketing Director.
"We are honored to receive this recognition for our commitment to the electrical industry, and to the continued success of its electrical contractor members," Lindsay said. "We take our partnership very seriously, and feel that only by working together can we ensure that the electrical industry will grow and prosper."
Thomas & Betts Corporation, a member of the ABB Group, is a global leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of essential components used to manage the connection, distribution, transmission and reliability of electrical power in utility, industrial, commercial, and residential applications. With a portfolio of more than 200,000 products marketed under more than 45 premium brand names, Thomas & Betts products are found wherever electricity is used. Thomas & Betts' headquarters are in Memphis, Tenn. For more information, please visit www.tnb.com.
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