Even in tight economic times, several members of the electrical industry have found enough money in their budgets to make sizable contributions to training and educational resources. The Education Foundation of NAED recently announced the top financial supporters of its 2001-2002 Annual Contribution Campaign and designated them as trustees of the University of Electrical Distribution. The list includes the following eight distributors and manufacturers.
Cooper Industries, Houston
General Electric Co., Plainville, Conn.
Graybar Foundation, St. Louis
Dennis E. DeSousa
The Harvey Hubbell Foundation, Orange, Conn.
Timothy H. Powers
Osram Sylvania, Danvers, Mass.
Francis M. Piscitelli
Siemens Energy & Automation, Alpharetta, Ga.
Thomas & Betts Corp., Memphis, Tenn.
Robert C. Calhoun
The Wiremold Co., West Hartford, Conn.
The 2002-2003 NAED Education Foundation Annual Contribution campaign begins in November and runs through June.