October 2, 2020, Toronto – Since 1995, Electro-Federation Canada (EFC), along with members of the Canadian Electrical Industry, have ‘joined hands’ to support university and college students through the EFC Scholarship Program. Now more than ever, this support is of great importance to students who are navigating their studies during the COVID-19 pandemic. The EFC Scholarship […]
School is Back in Session: It’s Time to Upskill Your Workforce with the Industry Training They Need to Grow!
With school in full swing, give your employees a head-start this fall by enrolling them in training courses to help sharpen their growth mindset. EFC provides a multitude of upskilling and professional development programs to advance your workforce’s industry knowledge and technical expertise. According to EFC’s latest research study, Talent for an Emerging Workforce, industry […]
Read the Canadian Manufacturing Coalition letter to the Minister (signed off by EFC) here. This letter is in response to the uninterrupted implementation of new regulations and ongoing consultative processes the manufacturing sector has had to face during the COVID-19 crisis.
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, EFC is taking precautionary measures to protect our conference delegates from any further risks associated with this virus. The EFC Board has unanimously decided to reschedule EFC’s Industry Conference in Banff from late May to September 1-3. This was a difficult decision but one that needed to be made for […]
Panasonic Canada Inc. a subsidiary of the Japanese manufacturer, Panasonic Inc., a well-known and established in the Canadian culture. When it comes to Panasonic Canada Inc., most of us think of TVs, microwaves and digital cameras but Panasonic Canada Inc. is also a very large manufacturer of ventilation systems, bathroom fans, Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV), […]
A.M.G. Baytech was founded in 2011 when two agencies merged together, and in 2015 it expanded to the regions of Barrie, Orillia, Midland, Alliston, Keswick and Newmarket in Ontario. A.M.G. Baytech works with a large segment of the Electrical industry including distributors, contractors, specifiers and end users, helping to provide lighting solutions for its customers. […]
On Friday, February 7, EFC members and their guests came together for the 12th Annual Ontario Region Gala Night. Hosted at the Marriott Hotel in Toronto, a record-breaking 343 guests were in attendance, the largest number of attendees in EFC’s history. A replica 1964, red shiny Vespa was on display as guests arrived to set […]
After over 24 years with EFC, Rick McCarten has decided to retire. During his career at EFC, Rick worked with many industry leaders to develop programs to help steer the industry. We thank Rick for his long-time commitment to EFC and wish him the best of health and happiness during this next phase of his […]
Last week, close to 50 CEMRA reps attended NEMRA’s 50th Anniversary conference in Orlando, Florida. NEMRA’s attendance was one of their best ever with over 2050 registrants. EFC hosted a CANADA Night for all CEMRA reps and their manufacturers who were present. EFC’s President and CEO, Carol McGlogan attended along with NEMRA’s newly elected President and […]