SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

April 09, 2007 08:08 ET

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Embracing New Technology to Change Attitudes and Enhance Reputation, a Feature of "Industry Today" on Industrialinfo.com Radio

SUGAR LAND, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 9, 2007 -- Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) (Washington, DC) as its special guest on Industrialinfo.com Radio Monday, April 9, 2007, as part of "Industry Today," a weekly internet radio broadcast featuring technology, industry trends and company executives. The IBEW represents approximately 750,000 members who work in a wide variety of fields, including utilities, construction, telecommunications, broadcasting, manufacturing, railroads and government. The IBEW has members in both the United States and Canada and stands out among the American unions in the AFL-CIO because it is among the largest and has members in many skilled occupations.

The IBEW has developed a unique website to embrace technology to motivate its work force and boost market share, called IBEW Hour Power. This new streaming video-based web site features exclusive segments including a President's Message, Job Tips, New Briefs, Motivational Briefs and much more. The purpose of this site is to complete the IBEW's efforts to connect their corporate office in Washington to potentially every member of each construction branch across the U.S. and Canada.

In this special edition of "Industry Today," Ed Hill, President of IBEW, will share the mission of the IBEW, the role it plays in today's market place and the level of expertise maintained by each of its members to provide the most expert and professional job performance. These strong principles and work ethics play a key role in executing jobs on schedule and done right the first time.

Join Mr. Hill along with Crazy Al of "Industry Today" to learn more about the IBEW organization and the impact that the Hour Power web site has made for its membership. Click Here to Join the LIVE broadcast Monday, April 9, 2007, at 10:30 a.m. (EDT). If you miss the show, Click Here to visit Industrial Info Radio Archive to hear it or any of the over 190 previous "Industry Today" shows covering topics important to industry spending, including trends, outlooks, and focus segments on specific industries.

Industrial Info Resources (IIR) provides marketing communication services ranging from industrial database solutions to market forecasting, custom analytics, and specialty promotions that support high-level image campaigns.

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